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Police: Man slashed woman in face in Brooklyn

August 8, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Police in New York City are searching for a man who they say slashed a woman in the face.

WABC-TV reports the attack happened in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn Monday night. Police say the suspect came up from behind the victim as she and a friend were walking home. Authorities say the man slashed the woman across her face.

The suspect fled after the attack.

The woman was treated for a cut and released from the hospital.

Police have released surveillance images of the suspect. Anyone with information is asked to contact the New York City Police Department.

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Information from: WABC-TV, http://www.7online.com

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