Suspect Arrested in Bronx Teen Stabbing Death

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    Rayon Hines

    Police have arrested a 32-year-old man accused of stabbing a Bronx teen to death after a dispute over a local club soccer game in Connecticut.

    Romario "Mario" Marchant, 16, of the Bronx, walked into the emergency room around 1 a.m. on Monday with a stab wound in his chest, Stamford, Conn. police told the Stamford Advocate. An hour later, Marchant was dead.

    Police arrested Rayon Hines on Thursday. He was stopped on Interstate 95 at exit 14 as he traveled from Bridgeport to Norwalk around 11:40 a.m., police said.

    Marchant was a member of the Look And Study Dancers in New York, according to the Advocate.

    Hines was charged with one count of murder and is being held on a $1 million bond. His is due to appear in State Superior Court in Stamford on Aug.4.

    Police said they arrested him after an investigation that included interviews with witnesses and people connected to the victim and the suspect, forensic examination and review of surveillance tapes from around the area.

    Hines was not yet in the court system and information about an attorney was not immediately available.