NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 17-year-old boy was killed late Wednesday afternoon in a stabbing in an East Williamsburg, Brooklyn park.
Around 4:45 p.m., the boy was stabbed in the torso a park at Lorimer Street and Montrose Avenue, police said. Sternberg Park is located at the intersection.READ MORE: On Eve Of Early Voting, Top Contenders For NYC Mayor Skirmish Over Crime And If Police Should Carry Guns
The victim was pronounced dead at Bellevue Hospital Center, police said.READ MORE: MTA Bus Removed From Brooklyn Brownstone 4 Days After Crash; Many Feared Building Would Collapse
Sources told CBS2 the victim was involved in some kind of a fight prior to the stabbing. His name had not been released late Wednesday pending family notification.MORE NEWS: Queens Street Renamed In Honor Of Beloved Community Member, Hospital Worker Who Died From COVID-19
There had been no arrests in the incident as of early Wednesday evening.