On Thursday, August 19, 2021, at approximately 0318 hours, police responded to a call of a person, stabbed inside an apartment at 2115 Honeywell Avenue, within the confines of the 48th Precinct in the Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers observed two victims with stab wounds.
Victim #1, a 57-year-old male with multiple stab wounds to his body and victim #2, a 66-year-old female with stab wounds to her right forearm.
EMS responded to the scene and transported both victims to St. Barnabas Hospital, where victim #2 is listed in stable condition, and victim #1 succumb to his injuries and was pronounced deceased.
Pursuant to an ongoing investigation an individual has been taken in custody for the above-listed incident with charges pending.
Following proper family notification, the deceased has been identified as indicated.
2115 Honeywell Avenue
Bronx, NY 10460
There have been no arrests made and the investigation remains ongoing.
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.