The NYPD has reported that a suspect is in custody after a teenager was discovered mortally wounded in a Brooklyn apartment

On Tuesday afternoon, the NYPD responded to a 911 call reporting a stabbing incident at a residential building in Brooklyn.

Upon arriving at the apartment building located on Quincy St. between Throop St. and Marcus Garvey Blvd. in Bedford-Stuyvesant, officers found a 17-year-old boy with multiple stab wounds to his body.

The teenager was rushed to Kings County Hospital, but unfortunately, he was pronounced dead. Police apprehended an unidentified suspect at the scene and recovered a knife.

The victim’s identity has not been revealed by the police, as the family has not yet been notified.