Shocking video released by the New York City Police Department shows a man being randomly attacked by a masked assailant with a large knife while walking down the street in Manhattan on Thursday.
The 29-year-old victim is seen in the video wearing a baseball cap, white mask and carrying a brown paper bag. The suspect approaches him, pulls out a knife and slashes the victim multiple times in the back and left arm. The entire attack happened in broad daylight.
Police say the victim did not know the attacker, and it happened without provocation.
NYC: On 5/26 at 1:50 pm, near 3 Avenue & E 63 Street in Manhattan, a 29-year-old male was walking when he was slashed multiple times in the back and arm by an unknown individual. If you have any information on the incident or suspect, contact @NYPDTips at 800-577-TIPS. pic.twitter.com/X02VYeGpbZ
— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) May 28, 2022
The victim was taken to an area hospital and was listed in stable condition.
The NYPD is still searching for the suspect and is asking for the public’s help to locate the alleged stabber.
Original Article: https://www.foxnews.com/us/nyc-crime-man-randomly-stabbed?intcmp=tw_fnc