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Westchester Man, 28, Stabbed, Killed Outside Family's Food Store, Police Say

A New Rochelle man was stabbed to death outside of his family's business.
A New Rochelle man was stabbed to death outside of his family's business. Photo Credit: Google Maps/Street View

A 28-year-old Westchester man was found stabbed to death in front of his family's food store in upper Manhattan.

The incident took place around 8:01 p.m., Wednesday, June 17, in front Dyckman Kwik Stop at 201 Dyckman St., Inwood, said the New York City Police Department.

Police responded to a 911 call for a stabbing and found Mohamed Awadah, of New Rochelle, with a stab wound to the chest, the NYPD said.

He was rushed to Columbia Presbyterian Hospital where he was pronounced dead, they added.

Awadah was reportedly attempting to disperse a group of men who were hanging around outside of the store. The conformation with the men escalated and Awadah was stabbed.

There are no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.

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