The victim was walking when he was confronted by three Hispanic males, cops say.
Suffolk County Police Second Squad Detectives are investigating a stabbing that injured a 16-year-old male in Huntington Station on April 21, 2019.
A 16-year-old male was walking on Depot Road at 1st Avenue when he was confronted by three males on bicycles at approximately 10:40 p.m. The 16-year-old ran south on 1st Avenue and became involved in a physical altercation with the three males in front of 31 1st Ave. During the altercation, the 16-year-old was stabbed in the right buttocks area.
The suspects fled in an unknown direction. They were described as Hispanic and approximately 17 years old. One suspect was wearing a dark colored hat. The victim, of Huntington Station, was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The investigation is continuing. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the Second Squad at 631-854-8252 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.