Two men were stabbed in Queens early Sunday morning, one fatally, police said.
Police found a man in his early 20s with two stab wounds in his chest and another man, also in his early 20s, with stab wounds in the chest and back, around 4 a.m..
Both were taken to Elmhurst Hospital, where the first man was pronounced dead, police said. The second man is said to be in stable condition.
Three other men were taken into custody from the scene. Police said the investigation is ongoing.
The identity of the man who died has yet to be released as police try to notify family.
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