BY THE VILLAGE SUN | In a seemingly random attack, police said a small woman stabbed a middle-aged man in the back near Union Square late one night last month.
According to cops, on Fri., Nov. 3, around 10:35 p.m., a 47-year-old man was walking at 14 Street and Broadway, when a woman approached him and started a verbal argument with him. The unidentified female followed the man and then stabbed him in the lower back with an unknown object, causing a laceration. After her attack, she fled on foot, heading southbound on Broadway.
The victim was taken to Bellevue Hospital in stable condition.
The suspect is described as roughly 5 feet 2 inches tall. She was last seen wearing a black coat, blue jeans, a black-and-purple Colorado Rockies baseball cap and black sneakers.
Police ask that anyone with information call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). Tips can also be submitted on the Crime Stoppers Web site at crimestoppers.nypdonline.org or on Twitter at @NYPDTips. All tips are anonymous. Tips leading to an arrest and indictment result in a cash award of $3,500.