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Police are searching for a suspect in a fatal stabbing on East 241st Street this morning. Authorities say a 24-year-old man was stabbed inside his room at the Metro Motel. They say they received a 911 call at around 3:30 a.m. Investigators say the victim was stabbed twice, once in the chest and once in the back, and that he was taken to Montefiore North Hospital, where he was pronounced dead on arrival. Police say the suspect may be wearing a green and white hoodie with a yellow Old Navy cap. Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.