Fatal Stabbing in Queens Deli Suspect Apprehended by Police

Police reported that a 68-year-old man fatally stabbed a guy in a Queens deli early on Saturday.

According to the NYPD, Jonathan Gantt, 41, was stabbed in the leg inside the store at 214-57 Jamaica Ave. around 5:30 a.m. Despite being brought to the hospital, the victim was not able to be saved.

According to authorities, the 68-year-old guy was arrested but the charges against him were still pending as of Sunday morning.

Unknown circumstances led to the attack. The probe was still going on.

PIX11 News confirms the news on their official Twitter account:

Calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), going to crimestoppers.nypdonline.org, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577 are all ways to provide information to the police. Callers who speak Spanish should use the number 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

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