News

Actions

Three people stabbed in brawl on Queens subway platform

Posted at 4:02 PM, Feb 04, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-04 18:00:20-05

A brawl that broke out on Monday afternoon on a subway platform in Jamaica, Queens, left three people stabbed, the FDNY confirmed.

A police officer rushes to the J platform at Parsons/Archer subway station where three people were stabbed

A police officer rushes to the J platform at Parsons/Archer subway station where three people were stabbed

According to police, two groups of young men began fighting on the J platform at the Parsons/Archer subway station.  Two were stabbed in the stomach and one in the leg.  Police are looking for two Hispanic males who they believe fled on a J subway train.

J train stabbing

Police say a fight between two groups of young men on the Parsons/Archer subway platform ended with three people being stabbed.

Paramedics transported the three victims to Jamaica Hospital.  They are expected to survive their injuries.

Subway service on the E and J lines to the station is suspended during the police investigation.