- Associated Press - Tuesday, May 31, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) - Police say a husband fatally beat a man who had been trying to rape his wife in a New York City apartment.

WNBC-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1WuqaKr ) neighbors alerted the husband Monday night that his wife was screaming. Police say he returned to the Bronx apartment to find a 43-year-old man assaulting his wife.

Police say he badly beat the attacker, who had forced his way into the apartment. The suspect later died at a hospital.

The husband was arrested early Tuesday. Charges are pending.

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Information from: WNBC-TV, https://www.nbcnewyork.com

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