Murder on the 2 train: Subway rider stabbed to death in ‘unprovoked’ attack at Penn Station

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Detectives are on the hunt for the killer who stabbed a 32-year-old man to death in an unprovoked attack on board a subway prepare at Penn Station early Sunday morning.

Police mentioned the homicide occurred simply earlier than 12:17 a.m. on Nov. 21 on board a Bronx-bound 2 prepare approaching the thirty fourth Road-Penn Station cease.

Primarily based on a preliminary investigation, investigators decided that the unknown perpetrator approached the sufferer and, with none prior altercation, plunged a knife in the man’s neck. 

Following the horrifying assault, cops mentioned, the killer exited from the 2 prepare and out of Penn Station, fleeing in an unknown course.

Officers from the Midtown South Precinct and NYPD Transit District 2 responded to a 911 name about the assault. EMS rushed the sufferer to Bellevue Hospital, the place he died; police have withheld his id, pending household notification.

To date, no arrests have been made in the ongoing investigation, police mentioned. 

Anybody with data concerning the murder can name Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS (for Spanish, dial 888-57-PISTA). You can too submit suggestions on-line at, or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls and messages are saved confidential.