On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at approximately 2241 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a person stabbed inside the lobby of 117 North Oxford Walk, (PSA # 3, Whitman Houses) within the confines of the 88 Precinct. Upon arrival, officers observed a M/B/39 unconscious and unresponsive, with stab wounds to his chest. EMS also responded to the location and transported the victim to Brooklyn Hospital, where he was pronounced DOA. There are no arrest(s) at this time. The investigation is ongoing.
The deceased has been identified as:
John Reeves, M/B/39
136 Herkimer Street