Police identify suspect in Yonkers deadly stabbing

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Police have identified the man accused of a deadly stabbing in Yonkers.

Authorities say 63-year-old James Hilliard is now facing murder charges after a woman in her 60s was found dead inside her Crestwood Lake Apartment on Beaumont Circle on Monday.

They say the incident stemmed from an argument between the two.

It's not clear how the victim and the suspect know each other.

The identity of that woman has not yet been released.

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