Woman dead, man critical in Brooklyn stabbing

A woman is dead and a man hospitalized after police responded to the report of an assault in Sunset Park this morning. Police are treating

The suspect and victim were taken to Lutheran Hospital, where the victim was pronounced dead.

The suspect and victim were taken to Lutheran Hospital, where the victim was pronounced dead. (4/6/13)

SUNSET PARK - A woman is dead and a man is in the hospital after police responded to the report of an assault in Sunset Park this morning.

Police found the unidentified 31-year-old woman in front of an apartment at 336 51st St. with a stab wound to her neck. The unidentified 44-year-old man, whom police say is a suspect in the stabbing, was found inside the building with a self-inflicted stab wound to the neck.

Police say they believe that the man was the victim's boyfriend.

Both were taken to Lutheran Hospital, where the woman was pronounced dead. The suspect is listed in critical condition.
 

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