1 stabbed, 1 slashed, after dispute at apartment building in the Bronx

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Friday, January 16, 2015

BRONXVILLE (WABC) -- One man is dead and another wounded after violence erupted Thursday afternoon at an apartment building in the Bronx.

At about 4:50 p.m., police responded to a report of a dispute in the lobby of 2819 Barker Avenue, in the Bronxville section.

Officers discovered a 34 year-old man unconscious and unresponsive with a stab wound to the neck and a 22 year-old man with slash wounds to the head.

EMS responded to the scene and transported the 34 year-old male to Jacobi Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The other man was removed to Montefiore Medical Center for treatment under police custody. The investigation is ongoing.

The victim's identity has not yet been released.