Police are looking for a bicyclist who allegedly stabbed a skateboarder.


Skateboarder Stabbed Multiple Times In Dispute With Bicyclist

March 28, 2018 - 10:32 am

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Bike riders and skateboarders get in each others way sometimes. On Monday, one such encounter ended in violence.

A guy on a bike, and a guy on a skateboard got into a dispute on 42nd Street between park and Lexington on Monday afternoon, 1010 WINS reported.

It ended when the bicyclist allegedly stabbed the skateboarder multiple times.

The victim is in stable condition. The attacker was last seen fleeing eastbound on 48th Street near 3rd Ave.

The suspect has been described as a light skinned male, 25 to 35-years-old, missing his front teeth. He is approximately 5'9" tall and weighs 175-lbs.

Anyone with information regarding this incident has been asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).  The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.