Ozone Park domestic dispute turned fatal, officials say

The woman was found in a locked bedroom, stabbed multiple times in the chest. Credit: Yumi Kimura/Flickr/Wikimedia Commons
The woman was found in a locked bedroom, stabbed multiple times in the chest.
Credit: Yumi Kimura/Flickr/Wikimedia Commons

A domestic dispute ended in the death of a 41-year-old woman in Ozone Park, a law enforcement official said.

Police responded to a report of a stabbing at a residence on 80th Street at 2:56 a.m. last night.

They were able to make their way into a locked bedroom, where they found the woman stabbed multiple times in the chest, police said.

Police said there was a 50-year-old man in the next room holding a knife.  They took him into custody without a struggle.

He had been stabbed in the stomach, police said. He was brought to Jamaica Hospital in stable condition.

No arrests have been made in this incident. The police investigation is ongoing, officials said. The woman’s identity is being withheld until her family has been notified.

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