THE BRONX - Homicide detectives have linked a man to the murder of a 20-year-old in the Bronx.
According to investigators, Malcolm Jacob, of Brooklyn, was stabbed to death on Merriam Avenue Tuesday night after an alleged argument with the suspect, 56-year-old Michael Crocker.
Police say the fight was over a pair of stolen sneakers. They believe Crocker is the boyfriend of Jacob's mother.
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Jacob was rushed to Lincoln Hospital and pronounced dead.
Anyone with information on the case or Crocker's whereabouts should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.