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Bronx man with stage 4 cancer dies after fight with 11-year-old stepson

December 07, 2018 - 6:47 am

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Bronx man has died following a confrontation with his 11-year-old stepson in their apartment on Heath Avenue.

Police say the boy kicked his stepfather in the stomach during a dispute. The stepfather, identified as 51-year-old George Szkred, was in poor health with stage 4 kidney cancer.

He was taken to St. Baranabas Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The boy was questioned but he's not expected to be charged, police said. 

The medical examiner will determine the cause of death and the investigation is ongoing.