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17-year-old charged in Bronx stabbing death of 23-year-old

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Posted at 6:49 PM, Apr 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-04 18:49:36-04

WILLIAMSBRIDGE, the Bronx — A 17-year-old has been charged in the stabbing death of a Brooklyn 23-year-old Saturday, police said.

Police responded to a call of a man assaulted on Chestnut Avenue in Williamsbridge at 7:36 a.m. Saturday. Upon arrival, they discovered the 23-year-old man unconscious and unresponsive with stab wounds to his torso. EMS took the man to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The victim was later identified as Lloyd Hill.

A 17-year-old male has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter and criminal possession of a weapon in connection with the case. The investigation is still ongoing.