Police are looking for the man shown in surveillance footage above for an alleged stabbing inside West Side Market on Broadway between 97th and 98th Streets on Sunday. The police description is below:
On Sunday, January 5, 2020 at approximately 0325 hours, inside 2589 Broadway (Westside Market), an unidentified male entered the location, proceeded to remove laundry detergent from the shelves and attempted to exit the market without paying for the merchandise. A 31-year-old male employee confronted him, at which time the male produced a sharp object and caused a small puncture wound to the employee’s left shoulder. The male fled southbound on Broadway into the subway station with three bottles of detergent. The employee was not seriously injured and refused medical attention.
Anyone with information in regard to the identity of this male 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 CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips.