Oct. 26, 2022 By Christian Murray
The police are looking for three men who allegedly punched and slashed a 21-year-old man in an unprovoked attack while the victim was waiting for a 7 train at the Junction Blvd/Roosevelt Avenue station early Sunday.
The victim was sitting on a station bench at around 1:30 a.m. when the three men approached him and began cursing at him. The men then began punching him before slashing him with an unknown object. They then fled the station and were last seen on Roosevelt Avenue.
The 21-year-old sustained wounds to his body and was taken to Elmhurst Hospital in stable condition.
The police have released photos of the suspects.
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).