Police: Man stabbed wife, son in Brooklyn - New York News

Police: Man stabbed wife, son in Brooklyn

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The NYPD has arrested a man in connection with the stabbing death of his 46-year-old wife and the wounding of their 14-year-old son inside their Brooklyn apartment.

Hasan Rugova, 52, was arrested on charges of murder, criminal possession of a weapon, assault and endangering the welfare of a child, police said. It wasn't clear if he had a lawyer.

Officers discovered the victims around 2:20 a.m. Tuesday after responding to a 911 call of an assault at 1010 Marine Ave.

Gyltene Rugova was found with a stab wound to the neck. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The teenager sustained a slash wound to the right forearm. The husband had a stab wound to the stomach.

Both were taken to a hospital in stable condition.

A butcher knife was recovered at the scene.

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