Man critically hurt in Elmhurst stabbing

NYPD detectives investigate the scene where an assault

NYPD detectives investigate the scene where an assault occurred at a night club, Club 871 (Ocho Seven One) on Queens Boulevard and Hillyer Street. (Jan. 1, 2013) Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

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A man is in critical but stable condition after being stabbed in Elmhurst on Tuesday morning, New York City police said.

The 28-year-old victim was stabbed in the neck and stomach by unknown perpetrators near 51st Avenue and Hillyer Street at roughly 6 a.m., police said.

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The victim was taken to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center by a private vehicle, police said.

The investigation is continuing.

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