Police: Man assaults and slashes deli staff in Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are trying to identify a man who is accused of attacking a delicatessen worker with a knife in Brooklyn on Monday.

It happened around 8:15 a.m. at Moon Deli on Atlantic Avenue near Eastern Parkway.

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Police are trying to identify a man who is accused of attacking a delicatessen worker with a knife in Brooklyn on June 28, 2021. (Source: NYPD Crime Stoppers)

According to police, the suspect got into an argument with a 23-year-old male employee that escalated into a physical one.

The suspect is said to have cut the employee in the back and neck with a knife before he ran away.

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The victim was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.

Police released a surveillance video of the suspect.

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Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPD tips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.

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