A 39-year-old man was stabbed several times in the neck and body in upper Manhattan on Thursday morning, authorities said.
The man was stabbed repeatedly outside a restaurant on St. Nicholas Avenue and West 177th Street in Washington Heights at about 5 a.m., according to the NYPD.
He was taken to the hospital afterward in critical condition.
Police said that a 37-year-old suspect was taken into custody after the violence, and a knife was found at the scene.
It's not clear what spurred the stabbing.