Police ID suspect sought in Hempstead fatal stabbing

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HEMPSTEAD -

Police have identified and are searching for the suspect involved in a deadly stabbing in Hempstead.

According to police, Roy Christmas, 36, stabbed William Pinckney early Tuesday morning outside a home on Warner Street.

Police say 57-year-old Pinckney, of Freeport, was trying to protect his girlfriend from her brother when he was stabbed.

Anyone with information is asked to call Nassau police - that number is 1-800-244-TIPS.

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