Police are looking for a man in connection with the stabbing death of a 19-year-old woman in the Bronx. Authorities describe the man as Hispanic, between 20 and 30 years of age and last seen wearing a black North Face fleece jacket and black pants. Credit: NYPD
Police are looking for a man suspected in the stabbing death of a 19-year-old woman on Saturday in broad daylight.
Jasmine Canton was found outside her apartment building in the Bronx's Kingsbridge section with a fatal stab wound to her chest.
Police and EMS arrived at the Creston Avenue residence about 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
Canton was rushed to St. Barnabas Hospital, but was pronounced dead on arrival.
Using video surveillance around the crime scene, police released images of a possible suspect in the case.
Cops are looking for a Hispanic male between 20 and 30 years old, last seen wearing a black North Face fleece jacket, a striped shirt and black pants.
Police are asking anyone with information about the incident or about the suspect to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS or to submit tips online.