A 20-year-old man was punched in the head and stabbed in the stomach in New Cassel Halloween night.
At 8:50 p.m. Wednesday, the victim said he was in front of the Stop 1 Deli located at 804 Prospect Avenue when he attacked by two to three black men, according to police.
There is no description other than one of the men had a heavy build.
The victim was transported by a Nassau County Ambulance to a nearby hospital and was treated for his injuries. The men fled on foot eastbound on Prospect Avenue after the attack, police say.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to contact the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.