STABBED AFTER FIGHT – The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individuals wanted for a stabbing that occurred in Astoria.
On Saturday, Feb. 2 at 4 a.m., the victim had a verbal dispute with the unknown individuals in front of 25-97 Steinway St. During the altercation one of the individuals displayed a knife and proceeded to stab the victim in the torso region. The individuals then left the location in an unknown direction. The victim was transported to Mount Sinai Queens Hospital and treated for his injuries.
One male is described as black or Hispanic, about 5 feet, 3 inches tall, approximately 20-years-old, 140 to 200 lbs. Another male is described as wearing a red hat, blue jeans and a black jacket.
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stopers at (800) 577-TIPS, visit nypdcrimestoppers.com or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES), then enter TIP577. All calls are confidential.