NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A man was slashed and stabbed during a scooter robbery in Queens, police said.
It happened July 17 at 1:50 a.m. at Queens Boulevard and 46th Street in Sunnyside.READ MORE: No Mask Mandate In NYC Though De Blasio 'Strongly Recommends' Wearing Them; Cuomo Announces MTA, Port Authority Workers Must Be Vaccinated By Labor Day Or Face Testing
Surveillance video shows the victim standing next to the scooter, with the suspect lurking nearby. As the victim prepares to ride off, the man pulls a knife and tries to steal the scooter. The victim resists, and the suspect stabbed him in the torso and slashed him in the neck, according to police.READ MORE: Governors Ball Drops Rapper DaBaby From Lineup Over Homophobic Remarks
The suspect then rode off on the scooter.
The victim was taken to Elmhurst Hospital in stable condition.MORE NEWS: Child Tax Credit: Monday Is Deadline To Opt Out Of Advance Monthly Payments
Anyone with any information 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 via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.