BREAKING: Murder On Emmons Ave In Sheepshead Bay

Photo by Mike N.

A 54-year-old man is dead after being stabbed several times this morning in a condo on East 27th Street off Emmons Avenue.

(UPDATE: Photo: Maksim Gelman, Suspect In Stabbing Aleksandr Kuznetsov)

The incident appears to be the result of an early morning family dispute at around 5:00 a.m. The victim was dead when police arrived, and witnesses told police they saw a younger man flee the apartment in his car.

Police are looking for the suspect, described as a 20-year-old, six-foot-tall white male. He was seen driving a grey Lexus, license plate number DHE8322. If you have any information, you can call (800) 577-TIPS (8477), text “TIP577” (plus your message) to “CRIMES” (274637), or submit tips online.

We’ll provide more information as it becomes available.

This is a breaking news story and may have inaccuracies. It is subject to change. If you have information, photos or video, please e-mail us at nberke [at] sheepsheadbites [dot] com.

Thanks to Mike N. and Nicole G. for the tip.


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