Attacker Slashed Man in the Back at NY Subway Station: NYPD


A man is wanted for slashing another man in the back at a subway station in Manhattan, authorities said.

A 29-year-old man was exiting the East 14th Street/Union Square subway station Saturday morning when a stranger approached him from behind and slashed him on his back, police said. The victim chased the attacker into the subway station, where he jumped on a northbound 6 train, police said.

The victim was taken to Beth Israel Hospital for treatment and is in stable condition, police said.

Police have provided a surveillance photo of the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.