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PARK SLOPE, Brooklyn (PIX11) — A group of teens attacked a 16-year-old boy before one of them stabbed him in a Brooklyn subway station on Tuesday, police said.
The eight suspects asked the boy if he was in a gang before they repeatedly punched and kicked him in the Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center station in Park Slope just after 4 p.m., according to the NYPD. One of the teens stabbed the boy in the buttocks and torso, police said.
The group then fled the scene. The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment.
There have been no arrests.
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Mira Wassef is a digital reporter who has covered news and sports in the New York City area for more than a decade. She joined PIX11 News in 2022. See more of her work here.