Harlem Man Claims Self-Defense in Fatal Stabbing of Great Uncle

NEW YORK, NY – A Harlem man is facing charges of murder and criminal possession of a weapon after allegedly fatally stabbing his great uncle, but his attorney claims it was an act of self-defense. Nehemiah Terry-Peterson, 23, was arrested on Friday evening following the death of his 74-year-old great uncle, Simon Beverly. According to authorities, the incident took place in the home the family shared on West 151st Street, near Broadway in West Harlem. …

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