Aug. 7, 2019 By Allie Griffin
An argument between two men on a Sunnyside street Tuesday turned violent when one stabbed the other multiple times, according to cops.
On Tuesday at 10:25 p.m., the two were engaged in a verbal dispute at the corner of 51st Street and 43rd Avenue when one of the men took out a knife and stabbed the other multiple times on his left knee, right chest, left wrist, left arm and armpit, police said.
The 39-year-old victim was taken to Elmhurst Hospital in stable condition.
The NYPD released photos and a description of the individual in hopes of identifying him. He is described as Hispanic, about 30 years old, six feet tall, 180 pounds with black straight hair that was pulled into a ponytail. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a black shirt with white lettering on the front and black sneakers.
Anyone with information regarding the identity of this man 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 or on Twitter @NYPDTips.