Cops searching for man who slashed commuters neck on Brooklyn subway

Security cameras captured images of the suspect.
Security cameras captured images of the suspect. Photo credit NYPD

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A man slashed a 30-year-old man’s neck on a Brooklyn train on Thursday morning, according to police.

The man was on a northbound R train at the DeKalb Avenue subway station in Downtown Brooklyn around 9:13 a.m. when another man slashed the left side of his neck.

The attacker fled on foot, and emergency responders brought the victim to NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital in stable condition.

Police are asking anyone with information on the attack to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). Anonymous tips can also be submitted on the Crime Stoppers website or on Twitter @NYPDTips.

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