NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to track down a man accused of stabbing another rider on the subway in Queens.
It happened shortly after 3:30 p.m. on April 2 aboard a Manhattan-bound E train arriving at the Jackson Heights/Roosevelt Avenue station.READ MORE: Israel Vows To Increase Gaza Strikes Until There Is 'Total, Long-Term Quiet' Amid Barrage Of Palestinian Rocket Fire
Police said the suspect was arguing with a 23-year-old man when he pulled out a knife and stabbed the victim in the face, body and hand.READ MORE: Times Square Shooting Suspect Farrakhan Muhammad Taken Into Custody Near Jacksonville, Florida
The suspect exited the train when it pulled into the station, and the victim was hospitalized in stable condition.MORE NEWS: New York City Council Passes Bill Requiring Department Of Education To Develop Food Waste Prevention Plan
Anyone with information about the stabbing 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.