NYPD: Woman Stabbed To Death During Dispute In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police say a dispute between neighbors turned deadly in Brooklyn.

Police said they responded to a call about an assault with a knife in a building on Surf Avenue in Coney Island just after 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.

When officers arrived, police said they found 31-year-old Shymeka Tart stabbed in the chest. She was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

Her 40-year-old female neighbor was taken into custody, CBS2 reported. No word on what caused the argument.

Police said charges are pending.



One Comment

  1. I suppose the victim’s dying words were “Thank God it wasn’t a gun”

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