Police: 87-year-old man stabbed in Morris Park

Police are investigating the stabbing of an elderly man in Morris Park on Sunday.

Police are investigating the stabbing of an elderly man in Morris Park on Sunday. (12/11/16)

THE BRONX - Police are investigating the stabbing of an elderly man in Morris Park on Sunday.

The stabbing occurred at 2157 Holland Ave. just before 9 a.m.

Sources say the fight may have started over a debt. They say 87-year-old victim was expecting 57-year-old Daniel Maris to pay him back, but when Maris showed up, police say he stabbed the elderly man in the stomach with a kitchen knife.

The victim was taken to Jacobi Medical Center in critical, but stable condition.

Maris was arrested and charged with attempted murder, assault and criminal possession of a weapon.

 

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