NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A suspect has been identified in a stabbing that left a man critically injured in the Bronx, and sources say police believe he will strike again Thursday night.
Around 5:45 p.m. Thursday, police said a man displayed a cutting instrument and stabbed the 18-year-old male victim in the left arm at least once – causing massive blood loss inside a private home near Fort Independence Street in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx, police said.READ MORE: Gabby Petito Search: Parents Say Fiancé Brian Laundrie's 'Silence Is Reprehensible'; Police In Utah Confirm Responding To Incident Involving Couple
The victim was rushed to an area hospital in critical, but stable condition, police said.READ MORE: Sources: Man Shot During Armed Robbery Outside Upper East Side Restaurant
Police have identified the suspect in the stabbing as Troy Brown, 33. He is a black male standing 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighing about 200 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair.
Law enforcement sources said police believe the suspect will strike again Thursday night.MORE NEWS: NYCHA Residents Accounted For Disproportionate Number Of COVID Deaths From March 2020 To June 2021
Anyone with information was asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS or (888) 57-PISTA for Spanish, log onto the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.