Sneakerhead Arrested for Knifing Customer at Hypebeast ‘HBX’ Opening on Division Street

Posted June 21, 2022 at 5:02 am

A watershed moment for Hypebeast transformed into a melee on the Lower East Side last week. The Hong Kong-based fashion and lifestyle publication on Friday officially debuted in the seven-story commercial loft building at 41-43 Division Street. Its ground-level store – dubbed HBX – attracted a queue of sneaker heads waiting for a limited edition Nike […]

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Asian Straphanger Slashed Across the Face in Unprovoked Attack at Delancey Station

Posted March 8, 2022 at 5:03 am

An Asian straphanger was slashed across the face in an unprovoked attack on the subway on the Lower East Side Sunday morning. Cops said that the 41-year-old victim was traveling on a northbound J train as it entered the Delancey Street/Essex Street station at about 8:30am, when a stranger slashed his face with a razor […]

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Two Homeless Men Slashed in Brawl Outside Bonnie Vee on Stanton Street

Last modified December 21, 2021 at 8:29 am

Two homeless men were slashed across the face in an altercation outside the Bonnie Vee bar Thursday night on Stanton Street, cops say. The brief brawl happened at 9:00pm near the corner of Stanton and Chrystie Streets, when two groups of homeless men were seen fighting with knives drawn. Surveillance footage captured at the scene […]

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Delivery Worker Slashed and Mugged in Ridge Street Condo

Posted December 1, 2021 at 5:07 am

A food delivery worker on the job was slashed across the face Sunday evening while in the elevator of a luxury condo building on Ridge Street, according to police. The unidentified victim, a 29-year-old man, had been in the elevator of 78 Ridge Street (Ridge Street Residences nee River Ridge Condo) when he was approached by […]

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Homeless Man Slashed in Bowery Subway Station

Posted November 22, 2021 at 5:03 am

A feud between two homeless men in a Lower East Side subway station turned bloody Friday afternoon, when one was slashed. The victim was cut during the purported argument on the J train platform at the Bowery Station at about 1:45pm, according to cops. Bleeding from a gash wound to his head, he stumbled to […]

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Man Stabs Roommate then Jumps to his Death on Canal Street

Last modified December 16, 2020 at 12:55 pm

Canal Street Street between Rutgers and Allen Streets is an active crime scene due to an apparent murder suicide on the block this morning at around 10:00am. Cops confirm that a 43-year-old man was stabbed at 42 Canal Street, and that the suspect then leaped from the rooftop. We’re told that the victim is in […]

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Man Slashed While Stepping Between Girlfriend and Knife-Wielding Ogler

Posted June 17, 2020 at 5:00 am

A man was slashed in the hand early yesterday morning after stepping between his girlfriend and an aggressive ogler, police said. Shortly after midnight, an unidentified male got into an argument with a woman at the southeast corner of Allen and Stanton Streets. Then he started “coming onto her,” according to the police report. When […]

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Patient at Chinatown Methadone Clinic Slashes Security Guard in the Face

Posted August 14, 2019 at 5:00 am

An altercation at a Chinatown methadone clinic yesterday morning led one patient to slash a security guard, police said. A patient of the Lower Eastside Service Center clinic at 62 East Broadway (west of Market) got into a tussle with the security guard onsite shortly before 10am yesterday morning. In response, the suspect reportedly slashed […]

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Man’s Throat Slashed in Barbershop Bloodbath on Stanton Street

Posted July 19, 2019 at 5:00 am

A 27-year-old man was slashed inside a barbershop on Stanton Street yesterday morning. The unidentified victim was attacked at about 11:15am while inside First Choice Barbers at 156 Stanton Street. The attacker, 35-year-old Aldo Corniel, slashed the customer in the throat; a third man saved the day by bashing the assailant with a fire extinguisher. […]

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Argument Leads to Face Slashing at ‘Remedy Diner’

Posted January 15, 2019 at 5:03 am

An argument inside Remedy Diner on East Houston Street late last week turned violent when one of the patrons slashed the other across the face. Police say that two men – apparently strangers – were fighting at 4:00am Friday morning. The suspect slashed his 32-year-old victim then took off. Paramedics later transferred the man to […]

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