Man found dead in Bushwick apartment

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BUSHWICK -

Neighbors found a retired MTA bus driver stabbed to death in his home on Central Avenue in Bushwick Tuesday evening.

Police have identified the victim as Otis James, 46. They say he had multiple stab wounds to his chest and stomach.

Investigators found a knife next to his body.

"I see my man on the floor, blood, paper towels," recalls Kevin Arokiun, who first discovered the gruesome scene. "That's all I can remember. That's all I see right now, and a big hole in my man's chest."

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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