EAST HARLEM, Manhattan (PIX11) — A delivery driver was stabbed outside of a NYCHA complex in East Harlem late Tuesday night, police said Wednesday.
Officers were called to the scene at the Jefferson Houses on East 112th Street and First Avenue around 10:30 p.m. Investigators said when the delivery driver arrived at the building with a food order, two men approached him, stole the food and his cash and then one of the suspects stabbed him in the leg. The pair then ran off.
EMS took the victim to a hospital for treatment. No arrests had been made, as of Wednesday morning.
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