Delaware County Teen Accused of Killing His Brother
Delaware County Sheriff's officials say a 19-year-old is accused of stabbing his brother to death at a home in Fleischmanns.
Deputies were called to the Main Street address at around 10:50 p.m. October 22 with a report of a stabbing.
Officers found 27-year-old Eric Hall at the home and he was transported by ambulance to Margaretville Memorial Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
The victim's 19-year-old brother, Dakota Hall, was identified as the suspect and taken into custody without incident.
The teen is charged with second-degree murder and was ordered held without bail in the Delaware County Jail.
The Sheriff's office is being assisted in the investigation by the New York State Police.
Sheriff Craig DuMond says the apparent domestic dispute case remains an active, on-going investigation and more information may be released in the future.