Willy Canturencia charged in fatal stabbing of Toriba Henriquez on Walton Avenue in Mount Eden

Authorities say the couple had a history of domestic disputes. (1/6/14)

THE BRONX - Police say they have charged a man in connection with the fatal stabbing of a woman he was in a relationship with.

According to investigators, 28-year-old Willy Canturencia killed Toriba Henriquez just before 1 a.m. Sunday outside of the Mount Eden apartment they shared, located at 1356 Walton Ave. They say the couple had a history of domestic disputes.

Henriquez, a mother of two children, was pronounced dead at Lincoln Hospital.

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Canturencia is now facing several charges, including murder.

Authorities say the stabbing is the second deadly domestic dispute in the apartment building in recent months. Another woman was killed by her boyfriend back in July.
 

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