Man fatally stabbed in Crown Heights

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A man died early Sunday after being repeatedly stabbed on a Crown Heights street, cops said.

Police responding to a 911 call found the victim, 27-year-old Michael Stevens, lying in the street on Franklin Avenue near Eastern Parkway just after 2 am with numerous stab wounds to the body. The Bronx man was stabbed twice in the back, in both shoulders, and in the cheek, according to police.

Emergency responders rushed Stevens to Kings County Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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

Reach reporter Natalie Musumeci at or by calling (718) 260-4505. Follow her at
Updated 2:28 pm, August 5, 2013
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Reasonable discourse

The Chooch from Brooklyn says:
Was he a hipster?
Aug. 5, 2013, 1:41 pm
Sam from America says:
Ethan Pettit, the only person that actually looks forward to violence between the old guard and the hipsters. One sick fuk.
Aug. 6, 2013, 3:07 pm
BunnynSunny from The Hill says:
One less reason to move to Crown Heights.
Aug. 6, 2013, 9:15 pm

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