MORRIS HEIGHTS, the Bronx (PIX11) — An attacker stabbed a man in the arm in the Bronx, police said Sunday.
The suspect walked up to the 59-year-old victim on University Avenue on Dec. 4 and slapped the man’s phone from his hands, officials said. The attacker stabbed the man, then fled toward Featherbed Lane.
The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment. Police said he was in stable condition.
The NYPD on Sunday asked for help identifying an individual in connection with the assault. Police released surveillance images.
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