Man found fatally stabbed inside Lower East Side skate park

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Friday, May 28, 2021
Man found fatally stabbed inside Manhattan skate park
The man was found fatally stabbed inside a stake park on the Lower East Side.

LOWER EAST SIDE, Manhattan (WABC) -- One person was found fatally stabbed in a skate park on the Lower East Side of Manhattan Friday.

The 27-year-old victim's body was found inside the LES Coleman Skatepark near Monroe and Pike streets at around 7:40 a.m.

The victim may have been stabbed overnight and discovered in the morning.

He was pronounced dead at New York-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital.

So far, no arrests have been made.

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