Here’s an update on the stabbing that happened Sunday afternoon at the Big Apple Grocery, 219 East Broadway.
Police have released photos of the suspect. As previously reported, a verbal argument broke out at around 5 p.m. between two women and a store employee over the price of a salad. The women came back with a male companion, who threw a trash can at the door, and began arguing with the employee. Things escalated quickly. The clerk was stabbed in the arm and rushed to Bellevue Hospital.
The suspect fled down Clinton Street. Today the 7th Precinct posted these photos on social media. Anyone with information is asked to call the Detective squad at 212-477-7671.