ELMHURST, Queens (PIX11) — A 14-year-old boy was stabbed in the stomach on a subway platform in Queens Wednesday, the NYPD said.

The stabbing happened at 8:40 a.m. at the 90th Street-Elmhurst Avenue subway station in Elmhurst, police said. The teen had gotten off a southbound 7 train and was on the platform when he was approached by an unidentified person. Without exchanging any words, the suspect pulled out a sharp object and stabbed the teen in the stomach.

The teen was hospitalized in stable condition, police said. The suspect – pictured above – fled the subway station in an unknown direction.

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