On Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 03:01 a.m., police responded to a 911 call of a domestic assault inside of 1579 Metropolitan Avenue, within the confines of the 43 Precinct in Bronx.
Upon arrival, police observed a 46-year-old female with stab wounds to her torso and a 52-year-old male with stab wounds to his torso and head. EMS transported both individuals to Jacobi Hospital, where the female was pronounced deceased. The male is listed in stable condition and is in police custody with charges pending. Two knives were recovered at the scene. The investigation remains ongoing.
The deceased has been identified as:
1579 Metropolitan Avenue
Bronx, NY 10462
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers’ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.