For Immediate Release
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
Incident: Man Arrested for Murder after Stabbing Woman
Location: 18 Pinegrove Ave., Medford
Date/Time: Monday, February 4, 2019 at approximately 8:55 p.m

Suffolk County Police last night arrested a man after he fatally stabbed a woman in Medford.


Robert Heise stabbed a 50-year-old woman during a dispute at 18 Pinegrove Ave., a boarding house where they were residents at approximately 8:55 p.m. The woman, whose name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin, was transported to Long Island Community Hospital in East Patchogue where she was pronounced dead.


Heise, 42, was charged with Murder 2nd Degree. He is being held overnight at the Sixth Precinct and is scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip in the morning. 


Authority: Geraldine Hart, Commissioner 19-88125
Suffolk County Police Department

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