Queens mugger stabs 51-year-old man in chest, then cuts his neck before stealing his electric scooter
Shocking moment when robber stabs Queen’s husband in the chest, then slits his neck before stealing his electric scooter
- Brutal robber snatch scooter after pushing victim away
- When the victim fights back, the robber pulls out a knife and stabs him in the chest
- Robber then cuts 51-year-old victim’s neck
- Victim taken to Elmhurst Hospital Center
A brutal robber stabs and cuts a 51-year-old victim before stealing his electric scooter in a sudden attack in the Sunnyside section of Queens.
The two appear to be talking early Saturday on Greenpoint Avenue, near 46th Street.
As the victim prepares to leave, the robber pushes the victim away while reaching for the scooter.
The victim bravely fights back before the robber pulls out a knife and stabs the man in the middle of his chest, then cuts his neck, the New York Post reports.
The two men appear to be talking on Greenpoint Avenue, near 46th Street, in Queens
The man with the backpack suddenly pushes the 51-year-old victim away
As the victim resists, the robber pulls out a knife and stabs him in the chest
The victim was taken to the Elmhurst Hospital Center.
Police are asking anyone with information about the incident to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by visiting the Crime Stoppers website at: crimestoppers.nypdonline.org or via a message on Twitter @NYPDTips.