What to Know
- A 16-year-old boy was slashed multiple times after some sort of argument with a group of young men at the 96th Street subway station Monday
- Police released surveillance video of the group running out of the station, hopping over turnstiles on their way out
- Anyone with information on the attack is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS
Authorities have released surveillance video of a group of about eight young men wanted in a brutal slashing attack on a 16-year-old boy on a Manhattan subway platform earlier this week.
The video released by police Wednesday shows the group running out of the 96th Street and Columbus Circle station, hopping over turnstiles on their way out, after attacking the boy on the northbound C train platform around 2 a.m. Monday.
Police say the boy had some sort of argument with the group before he was slashed multiple times; he was taken to a hospital with lacerations to his face, arms and chest and is expected to survive.
He was taken to a hospital in stable condition and is expected to survive.
Anyone with information on the attack is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.