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Police: 79-year-old dead, 4-year old injured and 49-year-old man injured in Bed-Stuy stabbing

Police say it happened at 300 Putnam Ave. in Bed-Stuy around 6 p.m.

News 12 Staff

Jan 4, 2021, 12:24 PM

Updated 1,262 days ago

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Officials say one person has died and two were injured - including a child - in a stabbing Sunday night in Brooklyn.
They say it happened at a home located at 300 Putnam Ave. in Bed-Stuy around 6 p.m.
Police say they got to the scene and found a 79-year-old man with stab wounds to his stomach, a 49-year-old man with a slash wound to the hand and 4-year-old girl with a slash wound to the hip.
The 79-year-old man was taken to Interfaith Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The 49-year-old was taken to Kings County Hospital in stable condition. The 4-year-old was taken to Woodhull Hospital in stable condition.
Officials say they have a 22-year-old man in custody in connection to the incident, adding that everyone seems to be related.


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