Police say a 25-year-old man was stabbed and beaten with baseball bats in broad daylight just a few blocks from the New York Botanical Garden recently. 

Police are searching for 5 suspects who were caught on a surveillance camera fleeing the scene on May 5th.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital in a stable condition, Gothamist reports.

Anyone with knowledge of the incident is asked to contact the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline on 800-577-TIPS, on the Crime Stoppers Website, or via text on 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.