- New York authorities are searching for four young men between the ages of 16 and 20 involved in the stabbing of Prince McMichael after an incident on a Bronx MTA bus.
New York police released surveillance camera footage Sunday of four male suspects, who are wanted after fatally stabbing a 27-year-old man after a fight on a Bronx MTA bus.
The criminals, who are believed to be 16 and 20 years old each, acted together to kill Prince McMichael, 27, on Friday night, according to authorities.
The victim, a Co-op City resident, had a verbal incident with his assailants while he was aboard the bus as it passed through Pelham Bay Park, officials said.
After the fight spilled into the street near Bruckner Boulevard and Wilkinson Ave. McMichael was stabbed multiple times in the chest around 9:45 p.m., the NYPD said.
EMS took McMichael to Jacobi Hospital, but he could not be saved.
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The suspects fled north on Bruckner Boulevard toward the Pelham Bay subway station, authorities said.
For its part, a spokeswoman for the New York Police Department could not say what caused the altercation between the aggressors and the victim. Surveillance camera images released by New York authorities were taken from the bus. The NYPD requested the public’s help in identifying and locating them for arrest.
Anyone who can provide information can contact Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS. All calls made will remain anonymous.
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