NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police say a suspect is under arrest after a quadruple stabbing that left a Good Samaritan dead in Brooklyn.
William Smith, 45, face multiple charges, including murder and assault.READ MORE: New York City Rolls Out $100 Incentive For Getting Vaccinated As CDC Report Warns Delta Variant As Contagious As Chicken Pox
Police said the incident started around 9:30 p.m. Friday after a robbery at an illegal gambling den in Sunset Park.
Three men ran into the street after the suspects, where they were stabbed.READ MORE: Broadway Vaccine Mandate: Audiences Must Be Vaccinated And Masked; Performers, Crew And Staff Required To Be Vaccinated
They were expected to survive, but 46-year-old Yong Zheng was killed when he intervened.
Police said Zheng was returning from dinner with his family when he ran over to break up the fight. He was stabbed four times in his torso.
Video shows him appear to stumble back in shock before collapsing on the ground.MORE NEWS: Man Suffers Broken Nose In Alleged Anti-Asian Attack At Midtown Subway Station
He later died at the hospital.