Man with slashed throat found dead by firefighters

January 11, 2010 8:28:06 AM PST
One person was discovered dead by firefighters who put out a small blaze in the Marble Hill Houses in the Bronx. The victim was discovered inside the apartment in the high rise on West 225th Street Monday morning.

The body was discovered by firefighters, called to extinguish a small kitchen fire.

The victim, who has his throat slashed, is believed to have been killed before the fire started in an apparent homicide.

No arrests were immediately made.