A man stabbed another straphanger who had told him to calm down during a subway ride in broad daylight in Brooklyn, authorities said early Tuesday.
The 49-year-old victim confronted a stranger who he believed was speaking too loudly – possibly on the phone – on board a northbound No 2 train that pulled into Bergen Street station in Prospect around 12:40pm on Monday Heights was approaching, police officers said.
The remark angered the man, who was deep in conversation, the police said.
He pulled out a knife and stabbed the driver in the back, police said.
The victim was taken to Brooklyn Methodist Hospital in stable condition with a stab wound.
The attacker fled the station on foot.
Police released surveillance footage of the suspect exiting the station.
He stayed in the wind on Tuesday morning.
https://nypost.com/2022/09/13/man-stabbed-in-broad-daylight-attack-on-nyc-train-cops/ Man stabbed on New York train in broad daylight: police officers