Police search for stabbing, assault suspects

July 31, 2010 10:46:10 AM PDT
Police in Brooklyn are searching for two men who are accused of punching and stabbing a man.

It happened on Saturday, July 10th around 5:10 p.m. on 5th Avenue in Sunset Park.

The two suspects apparently approached the victim from behind while he was walking with a female companion.

One suspect punched the victim in the face, while the second stabbed the victim in the chest.

The man was treated for his injuries, and has since been released from the hospital.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call NYPD Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

You can also submit your tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.com or by texting your tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577.

All calls will be kept strictly confidential.