DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN — Police released photos of a man who’s accused of stabbing a subway rider multiple times in Brooklyn on Friday.
The 35-year-old victim was on a northbound A train at the Hoyt-Schermerhorn station in Downtown Brooklyn just before 3 p.m. when the suspect kicked his foot and they got into a fight, police said.
The suspect stabbed the man in the stomach and arm, then fled the station, authorities said.
The victim was taken to a hospital in serious but stable condition.
Police released photos of the suspect Saturday night. Authorities described him as a man between 30 and 35 years old; about 5’8” tall; and 160 pounds.
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