Police: 23-year-old victim in fatal Coney Island stabbing identified
The victim in Sunday’s fatal stabbing at Coney Island has been identified.
Police say 23-year-old Kristian Vargas died in a hospital after he was found with stab wounds at the intersection of West 23rd Street and Mermaid Avenue.
The assault occurred a few blocks away on 136th Street, according to authorities.
Police say no arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.