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Video: Suspect in deadly Manhattan subway station stabbing

Manhattan subway station stabbing suspect
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Posted at 9:18 AM, Oct 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-04 09:23:46-04

MANHATTAN, N.Y. — Police released a photo and video Sunday of a suspect wanted in a fatal stabbing inside a Manhattan subway station.

Officers and first responders were called to the J, Z platform at the Chambers Street station just before 3 p.m. Saturday, according to police.

A man was discovered unconscious and unresponsive with multiple stab wounds to his legs, police said. He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The victim, believed to be in his 20s, had gotten into an argument with the suspect before the stabbing, according to authorities.

The victim's identity was withheld by police until his family could be notified.

Police described the suspect as a man with long black hair who is believed to be about 30 years old and is roughly 5'5" tall and 150 pounds.

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