Police apprehend man accused in fatal stabbing

Police have apprehended the Mount Vernon man accused of killing his mother?s boyfriend.

According to police, 24-year-old Tony Clark was hiding in the Bronx since the incident Monday. Authorities say the victim, 45-year-old Tracee McGhee, was arguing with Clark?s mother when the suspect intervened. Police say Clark stabbed McGhee during the altercation.

Clark now faces first-degree manslaughter charges. He could serve up to 25 years behind bars if convicted. Authorities say Clark has an extensive criminal record, with five felony arrests.

Meanwhile, police are still searching for the murder weapon.

For a press conference on the arrest of Clark, go to channel 612 on your iO digital cable box and select iO Extra.

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