Man allegedly stabbed brother to death in Lower East Side apartment

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LOWER EAST SIDE, Manhattan — A 50-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly stabbing his brother to death in their Lower East Side apartment, police said.

Wilson Au, 61, was found with a stab wound to the stomach inside his apartment in the Alfred E. Smith Houses shortly before 3 p.m. Saturday, officials said. He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The victim’s brother, 50-year-old Triquang Au, was arrested on charges of murder and criminal possession of a weapon.

It’s not clear if he has an attorney who can comment on the charges.

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