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

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.

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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