Sunday Stabbing At reBar in DUMBO

Photo by M. Hermann/BHB

A man was assaulted with a knife and his assailant taken into custody shortly after 1:00 this morning at reBar, 147 Front Street, near Jay Streeet in DUMBO. The 25-year-old victim, whose left foot was bandaged, reportedly called 911 to report that he had been stabbed, while others held the perpetrator until police arrived. Detectives from the 84th Precinct took the suspect into custody. The victim was transported to Kings County Hospital in stable condition.

It is unclear what sparked the incident. Updates will be posted as they become available.

Suspect in custody at the scene. Photo by M. Hermann/BHB

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  • Matthew Parker

    Stabbed in the foot–what with a butter knife? Victim had his leg on the assailant’s bar stool? These hipsters.

  • AmyinBH

    Vanessa and Stephen feel that this would never happen in a yuppie bar.

  • Peter

    that hipster would have been picking up his teeth in about 1 minute.
    Are you kidding me this is a joke. Haaaaaaaa !

  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UlsiLOnWCoI Arch Stanton

    Not surprising considering the caliber of DUMBO residents.

  • BEAU

    I would love to know what is meant by “caliber of DUMBO residents” if your assumption is that the average client of Rebar is a DUMBO resident your probably wrong… Considering the majority of residents are over thirty somethings that have paid above two million for their apt and generally dislike the “hipster” bar element in their hood..I’m gonna go out on a limb and say the “hipster perp” doesn’t even come close to living in DUMBO as well as the victim…although trash is found everywhere:…..

  • T.K. Small

    Why would they take the victim to Kings County Hospital? I can think of at least three hospitals which are closer.

  • David on Middagh

    AmyinBH,
    Well put!

  • Andrew Porter

    Other reports say the victim is not cooperating with the investigation. Guess those involved are gonna kiss and make up. Or out…