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Suspect Arrested in Upper West Side Stabbing

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    UWS Stabbing Suspect May Be Repeat Offender

    Police are looking for a man suspected of a stabbing on the Upper West Side. Jummy Olabanji reports.

    (Published Monday, Feb. 25, 2019)

    Police say they've arrested a man suspected of stabbing and slashing a stranger who sat next to him on the Upper West Side.

    Carlos Hernandez, 25, was arrested Tuesday on a charge of assault to cause serious injury, police said. It wasn't immediately clear if he had an attorney.

    Hernandez is accused of stabbing a 39-year-old man in the torso and slashing him in the face near Broadway and West 93rd Street Saturday afternoon. 

    He then fled and entered the subway station on 96th Street, police said. 

    Man Wanted for Questioning in Upper West Side Stabbing

    [NY] Man Wanted for Questioning in Upper West Side Stabbing

    The NYPD released this surveillance video of a man wanted for questioning in a stabbing and slashing on the Upper West Side.

    (Published Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019)

    The victim was taken to Mount Sinai St. Luke's Hospital in serious but stable condition, police said. 

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