CLAREMONT PARK - Police say a Claremont Park woman has died after suffering severe stab wounds to her leg Tuesday morning.

Authorities say the 40-year-old woman was found at 1335 Morris Ave. after neighbors heard her cries for help. She was taken to Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, where she later died.

Neighbors say the stabbing has left them fearful about the lack of security in their building.