CYPRESS HILLS, Brooklyn – Authorities launched a search for a man on a bicycle who stabbed a food delivery boy in Brooklyn on Sunday afternoon.
It happened around 4 p.m. in the vicinity of Fulton Street and Eldert Lane in Cypress Hills, police said.
A 53-year-old man was riding a bicycle and delivering food when he was approached by another man on a bicycle, authorities said.
The suspect then pulled out a large knife and stabbed the victim in the back, causing her to fall to the ground, police said.
The suspect continued east on Fulton Street, cops said.
The victim was taken to hospital where she was treated for a non-life threatening puncture wound, authorities said.
Police have obtained surveillance footage of the incident.
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