Fatal stabbing in Flatlands

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A 20-year-old man was arrested on Oct. 19 for allegedly stabbing his mother to death in Flatlands.

Police say Christian Holloman stabbed his 38-year-old mother, Iman Thomas, seven times at her Flatlands home on East 43rd Street between Avenues J and K at 5:48 pm on Sunday. Holloman stabbed her three times in her neck, three times in her torso, and once in her thigh, according to cops.

Emergency medical technicians transported Thomas to Kings County Hospital, where she was pronounced dead on arrival.

Police arrested Holloman at the scene and charged with second-degree murder. Holloman’s lawyer Michael Millet declined to comment.

Reach reporter Vanessa Ogle at or by calling (718) 260–4507. Follow her
Updated 11:48 am, January 16, 2019
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