3 people stabbed in Queens New York subway platformBy Mason White 1:31 PM February 5, 2013
|Queens New York subway platform|
By: David Ross
(Scroll down for video) The violence in New York City’s subway system continues with 3 more people stabbed, according to police reports in New York.
Three people were stabbed Monday at the Parsons Boulevard and Archer Avenue subway platform in Queens.
The three victims, all men, were taken to Jamaica Hospital. A local news television station reported that the injuries are not considered life threatening.
Three other men fled the scene, authorities said.
Police told news reporters that two of the victims were stabbed in the stomach, while the third victim was stabbed in the leg.
The incident took place around 3:30 pm, when a group of teenagers were fighting and the fight continued on the subway platform.
Police also said that a dispute between the two rival groups led to the assault.
People familiar with the incident said that the stabbing may have occurred after a fight at school that resulted in a suspension from school and that the attack may have been in retaliation.
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