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Man in hospital after East Village stabbing: police

Posted at 10:42 PM, Nov 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-04 22:44:06-05

EAST VILLAGE — A 35-year-old man is in the hospital after a dispute led to a stabbing at Tompkins Square Park on Monday evening.

Reports came in at 9:40 p.m. over the stabbing, which took place at the corner of Avenue A and East 7th Street.

The victim was taken to Bellevue Hospital in stable condition. A suspect fled north on Avenue A. He’s described as between 40 and 50 years old with grey hair and a backpack.