Teen fatally stabbed inside Ridge Hill movie theater

Police say a teen was stabbed to death inside the Ridge Hill movie theater in Yonkers.

Police say a teen was stabbed to death inside the Ridge Hill movie theater in Yonkers. (4/16/17)

YONKERS - Police say a teen was stabbed to death inside the Ridge Hill movie theater in Yonkers.

The incident happened at around 12:45 a.m. in the lobby of the theater.

Police say the suspect approached 19-year-old Daij Thomas, who was an employee at the movie theater, and started a fight that ended with the suspect stabbing Thomas with a knife before fleeing the scene.

Police believe the men knew each other.

The alleged murder weapon was recovered at the scene, and police are now interviewing witnesses and reviewing surveillance video.

Police believe the suspect is a black man in his 20s who stands about 6 feet tall.

The incident marks the fifth stabbing in Yonkers in the past week. 

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