THE BRONX - Police say a 14-year-old girl was stabbed to death by her mother's boyfriend inside their apartment.

Police say they responded to a call in a Melrose apartment building and found Emonee Williams with multiple stab wounds. She was taken to Lincoln Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The mother's boyfriend, 35-year-old Christopher Ezell, was taken into custody and is now charged with murder.

Witnesses and neighbors say the murder happened in a family setting with Imani?s younger siblings seeing the killing.