News Man stabbed in Times Square during attempted robbery, cops say Police said a man was stabbed in the neck during an attempted robbery in Times Square on April 17, 2016. Photo Credit: iStock By Lauren Cook email@example.com Updated April 18, 2016 10:50 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email A man was stabbed in the neck during an attempted robbery in Times Square over the weekend, police said. According to police, the 58-year-old victim was approached by the suspect, who tried to rob him at West 47th Street and Eighth Avenue around 8:30 a.m. Sunday. Police said the 25-year-old suspect then stabbed the victim in the neck with a pair of scissors. recommended reading Major crime in NYC by borough The victim was taken to Bellevue Hospital Center and is expected to recover, police said. The suspect was taken into custody and police said the scissors were recovered at the scene. So far, there is no word on charges in the case. By Lauren Cook firstname.lastname@example.org Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.