NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are trying to track down a subway slashing suspect in Manhattan.
The attack happened at the Washington Avenue and West 181st Street station in Washington Heights.READ MORE: Gov. Cuomo Stands To Make $5 Million From Controversial Book Deal, Tax Returns Show
Police said the suspect and 39-year-old victim got into an argument around 4 p.m. on Nov. 21. When things got physical, the suspect allegedly slashed the man with some type of sharp object.READ MORE: Long Island Homeowners Have Had It With Utilities Tearing Up Newly Paved Roads, And With Little To No Warning, To Boot
He was taken to the hospital in stable condition.
Police said they’re searching for a 30-year-old man who’s 6 feet tall and 175 pounds, last seen wearing a black jacket, light blue jeans, black hat, blue book bag and blue shoes.MORE NEWS: New York State To Adopt New CDC Guidelines For Vaccinated People Starting This Wednesday, Cuomo Says
Anyone with information about the slashing is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) for Spanish. You can also submit a tip via the Crime Stoppers website, by tweeting @NYPDTips or by texting 274637.