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Suspect in deadly elevator stabbing indicted

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Daniel St. Hubert, 27, was indicted on murder charges Wednesday in connection with stabbing of 6-year-old boy. Daniel St. Hubert, 27, was indicted on murder charges Wednesday in connection with stabbing of 6-year-old boy.
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - The suspect in the deadly stabbing of a six-year-old boy inside a Brooklyn elevator was indicted on murder charges Wednesday.

Daniel St. Hubert, 27, was charged with second-degree murder, second-degree attempted murder, first-degree assault, and two counts criminal possession of a weapon.

St. Hubert spoke out during the court proceeding and was ordered back to jail.

He is accused of stabbing Prince Joshua Avitto and his friend Mikayla Capers, 7, in East New York on June 5. The girl was critically injured.

A knife recovered at the scene matched St. Hubert’s DNA, said police.

St. Hubert faces 50 years to life in prison if convicted.
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