Cops: 20-year-old fatally stabbed by ex-boyfriend

Police say a 20-year-old girl has been fatally

Police say a 20-year-old girl has been fatally stabbed in East Patchogue. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)

EAST PATCHOGUE - Police say a 20-year-old woman was fatally stabbed in East Patchogue last night.

According to police, Jasmine Davis was stabbed by her boyfriend after an argument. Davis was taken to Brookhaven Hospital, where she later died.

The incident happened in the area around Brookhaven and Amsterdam avenues.

The boyfriend is under arrest, but has not been identified by police. Charges against him are pending.Police have arrested a Patchogue man for allegedly stabbing his ex-girlfriend to death last night.

Police responded to a call Tuesday that a woman had been stabbed on Amsterdam Avenue in East Patchogue.

According to authorities, when officers arrived, they discovered Jasmine Davis, 20, of Patchogue, with multiple stab wounds to her torso. 

Davis was transported to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Center, where she died. 

Cops say Davis’ ex-boyfriend, Denny Turcios-Reyes, 18, of East Patchogue, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder. 

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