Man stabbed near West Indian Day Parade

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Tuesday, September 8, 2015

CROWN HEIGHTS (WABC) -- A man was stabbed near the West Indian Day Parade in Brooklyn.

It happened at 3:17 p.m. at Rochester Avenue and Lincoln Place in Crown Heights.

A 33-year-old man was stabbed in the abdomen.

The victim was taken to Kings County Hospital in serious but stable condition.

Earlier Monday, one person was killed, and four others wounded in a series of shootings and a stabbing at the start to the annual J'Ouvert Festival which is held before the parade each year.

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