NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A random, unprovoked stabbing was caught on camera earlier this week in Brooklyn, and police are searching for the suspect.

The attack happened around 8 p.m. Monday at Myrtle and Gates avenues in Bushwick.

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Surveillance video shows the 60-year-old victim walking on the sidewalk when the suspect runs up and tackles him to the ground.

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Police said the suspect stabbed the man once in the neck and then took off, heading west on Myrtle Avenue.

The victim was rushed to Elmhurst Hospital in serious condition.

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Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.