71-year-old woman killed, husband hurt in stabbing attack at Brooklyn home

May 26, 2019 - 4:50 pm

NEW YORK (AP) -- The NYPD says a woman was killed and a man injured after a stabbing attack in their home.

Police responded to the house on Garden Street in Brooklyn shortly before 7 p.m. Saturday.

They found the 71-year-old woman with multiple stab wounds in her chest, and she was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities identified her as Maria Rodriguez.

Her 87-year-old husband had been stabbed in the chest and slashed on his arms. He was taken to a hospital, reportedly in critical condition.

No arrests have been made.

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