Police: Suspect in fatal double stabbing fled to Russia

SHEEPSHEAD BAY - Police say they now believe the suspect in the fatal double stabbing in Sheepshead Bay has fled to Russia.

Investigators say that they believe that Nikolai Rakossi was involved in the stabbing deaths of Larisa Prikhodko and her mother, Tatyana, in an apartment on East 13th Street on Sunday.

The NYPD says it is working with overseas officials to continue the search for Rakossi.

Police probe double fatal stabbing in Sheepshead Bay

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 Brooklyn hit the streets to ask 1 Word on the Street: GPS devices
2 VIDEO: Brooklyn Botanic Garden to host annual Sakura Matsuri Festival
Aziz Chirkeev, 20, was last seen April 3 3 Brighton Beach man missing for nearly two weeks
Sea Cliff's Troy Ramey was voted off 'The 4 Elisa's Entertainment for 4/26
2 men set to be arraigned Thursday, after 5 Suspects to be arraigned after Suffolk bank robbery, pursuit

advertisement | advertise on News 12


Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.