The NYPD is looking for this man they say assaulted a victim on a Manhattan streetNYPD

Police are looking for a man they say slashed another man on the neck randomly on a Manhattan street earlier this week.


On June 13 at about 12:20 a.m. the suspect — described as a Hispanic man between 20 to 25 years old — approached the 21-year-old victim from behind in front of 109 Sherman Ave. in Inwood and assaulted him, according to authorities.


The suspect then ran away northbound on Sherman Avenue, police said.


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The victim suffered a cut to his neck and was taken to Harlem Hospital in critical by stable condition.


Authorities said the suspect, who was caught on surveillance video inside a store, was last seen wearing what appeared to be a light blue and white soccer jersey and blue jeans.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.