Cousin of Yonkers shooting victim stabbed after wake

A cousin of 15-year-old Steven Saez, who Yonkers police believe was shot and killed in a gang murder on Saturday, was stabbed walking home from Saez's wake on Palisade Avenue last night.

Officials say the cousin, a male in his late teens, was stabbed in the neck behind the Slobaum apartment complex. Police say that Saez was killed hours after a dispute at a party between two local street gangs. Saez was shot in the neck and died on the scene.

The victim is recovering in the hospital. Police are still investigating the incident.

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