Deliveryman clings to life after stabbing

The 26-year-old victim is in critical condition
May 6, 2008 3:47:35 PM PDT
New York City police are investigating the stabbing of a Japanese restaurant deliveryman in Brooklyn. Authorities say the 26-year-old was stabbed several times in his torso. He was then rushed to Lutheran Medical Center in very critical condition.

It happened in the Homecrest section at the corner of Avenue W and 16th Street. Police say the victim delivers at food for Ginza Japanese reataurant on Ocean Avenue.

Investigators say a suspect was seen fleeing the area.

There is no word on a motive.