EAST VILLAGE, Manhattan (PIX11) — A man was stabbed in the torso outside a Starbucks in the East Village Tuesday morning, police said.
The suspect attacked the 41-year-old victim on Avenue A near St. Marks Place at around 6:15 a.m., according to the NYPD. The man was taken to the hospital for treatment.
The suspect fled the scene on a skateboard and was last spotted headed towards Tompkins Park, police said. There have been no arrests.
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