July 18, Staff Report
A man was stabbed in the shoulder following a dispute in a CVS on Francis Lewis Boulevard, police have said.
The 41-year old male victim became involved in an argument with a male suspect in the CVS at 20-21 Francis Lewis Blvd. just before 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 16. The argument escalated into a physical confrontation which resulted in the victim being stabbed in the shoulder with an unknown object.
The victim suffered lacerations to the shoulder and was later transported to the New York Presbyterian Hospital in Queens to receive treatment for his wounds.
In a video released by police, the suspect appears dark-haired and heavyset. He is seen wearing dark shorts and a light t-shirt.
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 or on Twitter @NYPDTips.