ITHACA, N.Y. (WETM) – A felony arrest warrant has been issued for Denzil Dexter Cummings, a suspect in a fatal stabbing at an apartment building near Cornell University.
Police say Cummings fatally stabbed his cousin Kennan Orson Michael Paul while the two were working on a construction project. The act was not random according to police.
Cummings was last seen wearing a t-shirt, blue jeans, and tan shoes. He is around 5’6” with a medium-cut afro.
The investigation is being conducted by New York State Police, Tompkins County Sheriff’s Department, Cornell University Police Department, The FBI, The US Marshal Service, and The Tompkins County District Attorney’s Office.