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Inwood teenager stabbed to death by ex-boyfriend: police

Posted: 1:38 PM, Jan 01, 2013
Updated: 2013-01-01 13:46:55-05

Fort Benning Fire A teenager in Inwood was stabbed to death by her ex-boyfriend on Monday, police say.

19-year-old Edith Rojas was attacked by the 21-year-old man in front of 75 Thayer St. between Broadway and Sherman Avenue, according to NYPD.

Rojas’s stepfather was found cradling her body , the family said.

Rojas broke up with the ex-boyfriend, who, after the attack, fled to a nearby park and stabbed himself.  Police apprehended him in Fort Tryon Park.

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