Police seeking suspect in Elder Avenue station stabbing

Posted: Updated:
THE BRONX -

Police are searching for a man wanted for stabbing an 18-year-old at a train station.

Police say on Oct. 5 around 1 p.m., an 18-year-old and two of his friends entered the Elder Avenue train station, where they got into some type of dispute with the suspect.

The suspect then pulled out a knife and stabbed the 18-year-old in the left side of his head and forehead before running away, according to police.

The suspect is described by authorities as about 17 years old and 5 feet 10 inches tall.

  • The Bronx Top StoriesMore>>

  • Bronx residents head outdoors amid winter warmup

    Bronx residents head outdoors amid winter warmup

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:06 PM EST2018-02-22 01:06:15 GMT
    Plenty of Bronx residents went outdoors to savor the warm weather Wednesday.Plenty of Bronx residents went outdoors to savor the warm weather Wednesday.

    Plenty of Bronx residents went outdoors to savor the warm weather Wednesday.

    Plenty of Bronx residents went outdoors to savor the warm weather Wednesday.

  • Spokesman: Evangelist Billy Graham has died at age 99

    Spokesman: Evangelist Billy Graham has died at age 99

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:43 AM EST2018-02-21 13:43:03 GMT

    The Rev. Billy Graham, counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died at age 99.    

    The Rev. Billy Graham, counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died at age 99.    

  • Parkchester tenant says his home is falling apart

    Parkchester tenant says his home is falling apart

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 9:35 PM EST2018-02-22 02:35:05 GMT
    A Parkchester man says his Metropolitan Avenue apartment is deplorable, and he wants something done about it.A Parkchester man says his Metropolitan Avenue apartment is deplorable, and he wants something done about it.

    A Parkchester man says his Metropolitan Avenue apartment is deplorable, and he wants something done about it. 

    A Parkchester man says his Metropolitan Avenue apartment is deplorable, and he wants something done about it. 

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 5 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login, create an account or subscribe to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."