By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The search for a man accused of stabbing a street vendor during a weekend robbery in the Theater District continued Monday.

Investigators said a vendor near Broadway and West 50th Street was stabbed in the thigh at around 7 p.m. Sunday.

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The suspect, described as a man in his 20s, got away with three handbags.

CBS2 spoke with a nearby worker who described a chaotic scene involving a fight.

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“I see some people run. I see he come back from here, with blood coming from his body, a lot of blood coming, yeah,” witness Khaled Eid said.

The vendor was in stable condition at Bellevue Hospital and is expected to survive.

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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.

CBSNewYork Team