Oct. 3, 2018 By Tara Law
Police are searching for two teens in connection to a Sept. 25 stabbing that took place by the Junction Boulevard 7-train subway station.
Police say that the incident began inside the station when the victim, a 15-year-old boy, got into a physical fight with the duo at around 5:15 p.m. The three then walked along the street and continued their fight near 98th St. and 37th Ave.
One of the suspects then stabbed the 15-year-old in the neck with a sharp object, police say. The pair hurried off in an unknown direction.
The 15-year-old was rushed to NYC Health and Hospitals/Elmhurst, where he was left in serious but stable condition.
The first suspect is described as a Hispanic and is between 15 and 17 years old. He is about 5 feet 6 inches tall and 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black shirt, black sweatpants and black sneakers.
The other suspect is also a Hispanic and is between 15 and 17 years old. He is about 5 feet 6 inches tall and 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing dark-colored jeans and white sneakers, and he was carrying a white shirt in his hands.
Anyone with information in regards 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).