Prince Joshua Avitto

Daniel St. Hubert, charged in a stabbing that killed 6-year-old P.J. Avitto and wounded 7-year-old Mikayla Capers, appears in Brooklyn Court via a video feed from Bellevue Hospital on Friday, Aug. 8. (Credit: CBS 2)

Judge Finds Brooklyn Child Stabbing Suspect Fit To Stand Trial

The man accused of stabbing two children in a Brooklyn public housing development elevator – killing one – was found fit to stand trial on Friday.

08/08/2014

NYC Rise In Shootings

Amid Dramatic Spike In Shootings, Poll Shows New Yorkers Want More Cops

Prince Joshua “PJ” Avitto was stabbed to death while in the elevator with his friend Mikayla Capers, 7, who was also attacked.

06/12/2014

East New York Stabbing Victims' Families

Families Express Gratitude To NYPD After East New York Stabbing Suspect Is Caught

The families of two children who were stabbed in East New York, Brooklyn this past weekend were expressing gratitude and grief Thursday after a suspect was apprehended.

06/05/2014

Prince Joshua Avitto, 6, and Mikayla Capers, 7. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Stabbing That Killed 1 Child, Injured Another May Be Related To Earlier Incident

Police said Monday that a stabbing that left a 6-year-old boy dead and a 7-year-old girl injured in a Brooklyn apartment building might be related to an earlier deadly stabbing nearby.

06/02/2014