Investigators said a vendor near Broadway and West 50th Street was stabbed in the thigh at around 7 p.m. Sunday.READ MORE: Suspect Dies After Police-Involved Shooting In Williamsbridge Section Of Bronx
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.READ MORE: Seward Park High School Cheerleading Squad Raises Enough Money For Trip To Nationals
“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.MORE NEWS: Mayor Eric Adams Taking First Paycheck In Cryptocurrency
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.