Man shot during dispute on Manhattan subway

A man was shot on the subway in downtown Manhattan early Saturday morning, police said.

The 34-year-old straphanger was shot in the torso during a dispute with another man and his female companion on a southbound N train as it pulled into Canal Street and Broadway station just after 1 a.m., police said.

The victim was taken to Bellevue Hospital in stable condition, according to police.

The suspect, believed to be a man in his 30s, fled the station with the woman in an unknown direction, police said.

It’s not clear at this time what sparked the argument, police said.

Leave a Comment