Subway Attack Leaves Man with a Knife in His Back

Another subway attack leave the residents of New York City shaken, police say a suspect tried to argue with a resident on the train platform.

It was when the victim walked away that the suspect stabbed him in the back.

Police say the perpetrator tried to start a fight just before 4:30 a.m. Friday on the southbound “A” line platform at 125th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue. Fox News reported that’s a station in the Harlem area.

Cops added that the victim didn’t respond to the threats and tried to disengage with the man. This is. when the suspect stabbed the victim once in the back.

The victim is a man who is 58-years-old. He ignored the suspect’s attempt to start a “verbal dispute.” This is according to Fox News, who cited the  NYPD Crimestoppers.

The cable network added that when the victim walked away, the suspect followed behind him, pulled out a knife, and stabbed the victim once in the upper back.

The suspect fled the scene after the stabbing.

The cable news network claimed that the suspect is between 28 and 35 years old. He is about 5 feet, 8 inches tall with a thin build.

WNYW-TV reported that the victim was rushed to Mount Sinai-Morningside Hospital in stable condition. He received multiple stitches for his wound before being released.

Police say there’s a $3,500 reward, and tipsters can confidentially call 1-800-577-TIPS. Local Outlet WNYW added that members of the public also can submit tips by logging on to the CrimeStoppers website or on Twitter @NYPDTips.

Facebook commenters were none too pleased with the alleged attacker or with elected officials:

  • “And this Rhodes Scholar’s got a book in his hand,” one commenter said.
  • “Still crime on the rise in the subways and yet that useless governor and mayor yap their gums about more cops in the subways,” another commenter observed. ” yet to see any down there but a lot of homeless and crazy people walking and sleeping; one even taking a dump on the E train platform recently; stay safe commuters always watch your surroundings down there.”
  • “It just doesn’t end,” another commenter lamented.



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