The NYPD is seeking the suspect who allegedly attacked a group of teenagers with a screwdriver near Broadway and Flushing Avenue last Saturday in Williamsburg, ABC 7 reports.
WANTED for an ASSUALT/STABBING at the corner of Flushing Ave. and Broadway #williamsburg #brooklyn @NYPD90Pct on 05/25/19 @ 2AM Reward up to $2500 Seen him? Know who he is? Call 1-800-577-TIPS or DM us! Calls are CONFIDENTIAL! #YourCityYourCall @CMReynoso34 @SalazarSenate pic.twitter.com/6oBTPgialk
— NYPD Crime Stoppers (@NYPDTips) May 30, 2019
The attack occurred last Saturday (5/25) around 2 a.m. and began on the subway when the three teenagers were alerted by the suspect and proceeded to exit the station, ABC 7 reports:
They then exited the subway in Williamsburg and were at the corner of Flushing Avenue and Broadway when they were attacked, according to police.
Authorities say the man went on the attack with what is believed to be a screwdriver, stabbing the teen boy in the back of the head and twice in his torso.
He also stabbed the 16-year-old girl in her arm and the 17-year-old girl in her torso, police said.
They were all able to walk to Woodhull Hospital, where they are listed in stable condition.
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).