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Two Suspects Wanted For Stabbing Man During Attempted Robbery in Woodside Saturday

The attack took place outside 41-37 71st St. Google Maps)

Feb. 23, 2021 By Michael Dorgan

Police are searching for two suspects who stabbed a man during an attempted robbery in Woodside Saturday.

The two perpetrators approached the victim, 27, from behind while he was walking outside 41-37 71st St. at around 9:55 p.m. and demanded cash, according to police

When the victim refused, one of the suspects pulled out a kitchen knife and stabbed him in the abdomen, police said.

The assailants then fled the scene on foot southbound along 71st Street, police said.

The victim was taken to Elmhurst Hospital in a stable condition and is expected to survive the attack, cops said.

The suspects, who are described as Hispanic males, did not steal anything from the victim and the investigation is ongoing, police said.

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