Vigil held for couple killed in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens home invasion

Posted: Updated:
BROOKLYN -

A vigil was held Sunday for a couple killed at their house in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens earlier this week.

Neighbors and community officials gathered on Winthrop Street outside the home of 65-year-old Stephenson Bonaparte and 59-year-old Hazel Brown.

As News 12 reported, the couple was stabbed to death Wednesday night during what police say was a home invasion turned violent.

Community members brought a wreath and flowers to the family's doorstep, praying and condemning the violence. They also urged anyone with information about the crime to come forward, demanding justice for the deceased.

No arrests have been made.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."