NYC subway stab wounds three teens, man


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Three teenagers and a man were stabbed on Tuesday while inside a New York City subway station in the latest wave of violence in the city’s transit system.

Prior to the stabbing, the group was standing on a subway platform on the J line inside the Flushing Avenue and Broadway station in Bedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn just before 3:30 p.m., the Brooklyn Police Department said. New York at Fox News.

A fight may have sparked the assault, police said.

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One teenager was stabbed in the arm and the other two were stabbed in the chest, the NYPD said. A 21-year-old man was injured in the arm and chest.

All went to a nearby hospital for treatment. Their injuries were not life-threatening, police said. No arrests were made.

The NYPD said it was unclear if the four victims knew each other.

The incident comes as violent crime in the city’s transit system continues to be a problem. Over the weekend, a man was shot in the chest and a woman was attacked when a man hit her in the face and head with human feces, authorities said.

On February 24, a man allegedly hit a woman with a hammer several times in a Queens subway station before grabbing her bag and fleeing.

William Blount, 57, was arrested in connection with the incident.

Days after taking office, Mayor Eric Adams announced an effort to tackle crime in the subway by deploying more police and resources.

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“I hear it every time I’m on the subway – people tell me about their fear of using the system, and we’re going to make sure that fear isn’t the reality of New York,” he said. he said last month when unveiling his “Subway Safety Plan.”


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