Man stabbed on N train, still manages to catch Staten Island Ferry

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ST. GEORGE, Staten Island — A 21-year-old man was stabbed in the stomach aboard a train at the South Ferry station early Saturday morning and still managed to catch the 4 a.m. boat before being rushed to a Staten Island hospital, police sources said.

The victim was riding a Brooklyn-bound N train when he got into an argument with the attacker. The suspect pulled out a knife plunging it into his abdomen around shortly before 4:00 a.m., police sources said.

The suspect described as 5-foot-9 and 160 pounds and in his early 20s, fled. He wore black jeans, a red hoodie, black hat and white sneakers, police sources said.

The victim managed to walk off the train and catch the 4 a.m. ferry to Staten Island, where paramedics responded and rushed him to Richmond University Medical Center in stable condition around 4:40 a.m., fire officials said.

AlertMe
Google Map for coordinates 40.642702 by -74.079947.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.