MANHATTAN — A man is wanted in connection with a Manhattan stabbing that took place Thursday afternoon, police said.
The incident happened on Delancey Street at 12:30 p.m. A 21-year-old man got into a verbal dispute with another male. It escalated into a physical confrontation.
The other man brandished a knife and stabbed the victim in the hand, causing a small laceration and bleeding. EMS took the victim to a local hospital, where he is in stable condition. The individual fled on foot to parts unknown, according to authorities.
The man wanted is described as a man between 30 and 40 years old.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM [nypdcrimestoppers.com], on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.