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Woman fatally stabs man in the Bronx

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Tremont, the Bronx- Early this morning, a woman fatally stabbed a man in an apartment they lived in together.

Police say they responded to 1981 Prospect Avenue for reports of a man stabbed just before 3 AM.

Upon their arrival, they found a 26-year-old man with a stab wound to the chest.

EMS  transported him to St. Barnabas Hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to police.

The stabbing victim has since been identified by police as  Jeremy Lantigua.

Police have taken  26-year-old Elizabeth Marrero into custody for the stabbing of Mr. Lantiuga. She has been charged with 2nd-degree murder.

A knife was recoverd at the scene, and police say the investiagtion is ongoing.