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27-year-old Joseph Aponte faces attempted murder charges for double stabbing in the Bronx

Police say they have arrested a man in connection to a stabbing that sent two people to the hospital. Officials say they arrested 27-year-old Joseph Aponte after they say he stabbed two people during

News 12 Staff

Nov 24, 2015, 7:11 PM

Updated 3,130 days ago

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Police say they have arrested a man in connection to a stabbing that sent two people to the hospital.
Officials say they arrested 27-year-old Joseph Aponte after they say he stabbed two people during a fight in front of a Throgs Neck Deli around 4 a.m. Sunday. 
Police say they are still looking for another man who was with Aponte, but got away in a gray car. He is describes as having a heavy build, with black hair and brown eyes.
According to the NYPD, a 38-year-old man was cut on the right side of his body, his right arm, his back and neck and is currently in stable condition.
Police say the second victim has already been released from the hospital after he was treated for a head injury.
Aponte was arrested at the 45th Precinct and is facing attempted murder and assault charges. 


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