Police: Suspect arrested in deadly stabbing

Officials say two victims were found just after 7 p.m.

Officials say two victims were found just after 7 p.m. (2/6/16)

THE BRONX - Police have a suspect in custody in a deadly stabbing Friday night near the intersection of River Avenue and East 161st Street.

Officials say two victims were found just after 7 p.m. A 43-year-old man had stab wounds to his chest and a 27-year-old-man suffered from wounds to his right hand.

Both victims were taken to Lincoln hospital, where the 43-year-old man later died.

Police say they have arrested Jesus Flores in connection with the incident.

He is facing murder and manslaughter charges.

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