Police continue search for suspect in New Year’s Eve Midtown stabbing

NEW YORK, NY – Police in Midtown Manhattan are still searching for a suspect wanted for a stabbing that took place just blocks from Times Square on New Year’s Eve day. At around 11 am, a 41-year-old man got into an altercation with an unknown individual in the area of 556 7th Avenue near the Times Square area McDonald’s restaurant.

At some point during the altercation, the individual displayed a knife and stabbed the victim multiple times.

The suspect fled the scene and headed into a nearby subway station. FDNY EMS transported the man to NYC Health and Hospitals/Bellevue in serious but stable condition.

Police found the knife used in the attack during their investigation.

No arrests have been made.

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