Separate stabbings in Brooklyn in a single day left one man dead and one other damage, police stated.
In the lethal incident, 61-year-old Laurence Hopkins was stabbed within the neck shortly earlier than 1:10 a.m. Saturday exterior of the Privilege Lounge on Graham Avenue, close to Johnson Avenue in Williamsburg, cops stated.
The Brooklyn man was pronounced dead at Woodhull Hospital. There are not any arrests and the investigation stays ongoing, the NYPD stated.
Late Friday, a 36-year-old man was stabbed within the again throughout a theft try on Ocean Avenue, close to Farragut Road in Midwood shortly earlier than 11:30 p.m., authorities stated.
The suspect allegedly tried to steal a pair of glasses from the sufferer earlier than stabbing him throughout a battle, cops stated.
The sufferer was in steady situation at Kings County Hospital, police stated.
Paul Bogle, 38, of Queens was arrested and charged with felony assault, legal possession of a weapon and harassment, authorities stated.