4 stabbed or slashed on bike path along Hudson River this morning; youngest victim reported to be 2-year-old

A suspect is in custody after four people were stabbed or slashed in Manhattan this morning, police say. The victims were attacked on a bike

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MANHATTAN - A suspect is in custody after four people were stabbed or slashed in Manhattan this morning, police say.

The victims were attacked on a bike path along the Hudson River near West 59th Street around 8 a.m.

Reports say the youngest victim is a 2-year-old child. All of the victims are expected to survive.

News 12 has learned that the NYPD has a suspect in custody, but there is no word yet on who the suspect is or a possible motive.

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