NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to identify a man accused of attacking a deli worker with a knife in Brooklyn on Monday.
It happened around 8:15 a.m. at the Moon Deli on Atlantic Avenue near the Eastern Parkway.READ MORE: NYPD: 2 Gunman Wanted After 10 Shot Outside Queens Laundromat
According to police, the suspect got into an argument with a 23-year-old male employee that escalated into a physical fight.
The suspect allegedly cut the employee on the back and neck with a knife before running away.READ MORE: COVID In New York: Mask Mandates Not Being Re-Imposed Just Yet As Concern Grows Over Delta Variant
The victim was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.
Police have released surveillance video of the suspect.MORE NEWS: NYPD: 3 Shot In Washington Heights, No Arrests
Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.