UNIONDALE - Police say they are looking for the suspect who stabbed and robbed a man in Uniondale last night.

It happened on Emerson Place at around 8:15 p.m. The victim was punched and stabbed in the abdomen as he tried to escape an alleged robber.

The victim has been hospitalized, but the extent of the injuries are unclear. His identity has not been released.

The suspect made off with cash and a cellphone.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-224-TIPS.