NYPD hunting for man in Lower East Side switchblade stabbing

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By 1010 WINS

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The NYPD released surveillance footage Monday of a suspect in a stabbing that occurring on the Lower East Side of Manhattan.

The attack occurred on Sept. 29 at about 6:40 p.m. in front of 197 Madison Street.

The 44-year-old victim was involved in a dispute with another man.

The man then punched the victim in the face and then stabbed the victim with a switchblade several times in the back.

The victim managed to walk to the New York Download Hospital where he was in serious but stable condition.

Anyone with information is urged to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

Police are continued to investigate.

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