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Police: 2 women beat, slash man at subway station

August 24, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police continue to search for two women who they say slashed a man at an Upper Manhattan subway station over dispute about sneakers.

WABC-TV reports the attack happened at the 207th Street station Wednesday afternoon. Police say the suspects became upset after the 24-year-old victim stepped on one of the women’s shoes. Police say the women followed the man, beat him with their purses and slashed him with a box cutter.

The man was treated for cuts to his back and arm.

Police have released a surveillance image of one of the suspects.

No arrests have been made. An investigation continues.

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

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