Search continues for killer who knifed Midwood teen to death

Officers from the 61st Precinct probe the scene of a fatal stabbing in Midwood.
Photo by Lloyd Mitchell

Detectives continue to search for the suspect who fatally stabbed an 18-year-old man on a Midwood street on Sunday night.

Law enforcement sources said the homicide happened at about 5:30 pm on Dec. 6 in front of a home on East 21st Street between Kings Highway and Quentin Road.

Officers from the 61st Precinct, responding to a 911 call about the incident, found Jaba Adamia, 18, of Kings Highway unconscious and unresponsive with a stab wound to his chest.

Authorities on the scene.Photo by Lloyd Mitchell

Paramedics rushed Adamia to nearby New York Community Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

As of Monday morning, police did not have information about a possible motive, or a description of the suspect responsible.

No arrests have been made, and the investigation is ongoing.

This story first appeared on AMNY.com.