Man stabs Bronx car wash worker in the abdomen in unprovoked attack: police

SOUNDVIEW, the Bronx — A man stabbed a 54-year-old car wash worker in the stomach early Sunday morning in the Bronx, police said.

Police have asked for help identifying this man. (NYPD)

The victim was stabbed once in the abdomen at a car wash on Westchester Avenue near Colgate Avenue, officials said. It was unprovoked.

The attacker fled westbound on Wetchester Avenue.

Emergency medical services rushed the victim to a local hospital, police said. He is in stable condition.

Police have asked for help identifying the attacker. He’s believed to be in his 20s or 30s. The man was last seen wearing all dark clothing.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting http://www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

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.