NEW YORK (PIX11) — A man who allegedly stabbed a 16-year-old boy in the neck on a Harlem street last week is also wanted in three gunpoint robberies in Manhattan, police said Tuesday.
Donovan Dixon allegedly attacked the teen after the two fought near 74 116th St. in Harlem at around 6:20 p.m. on Thursday, according to the NYPD. The boy was slashed in the neck area and taken to the hospital with a large puncture wound, police said. The teen is expected to recover from his injury.
Dixon fled the scene and remained at large, as of Tuesday, police said.
The suspect is also wanted in connection to three gunpoint robberies in Manhattan, police said. The details of those incidents were not immediately available.
Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting crimestoppers.nypdonline.org, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
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.