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Woman slashed in face, robbed of iPhone on Bedford-Stuyvesant subway platform

Posted at 6:41 PM, Apr 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-12 20:16:48-04

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn — Police are looking for the attacker after a woman was slashed in the face and robbed of her iPhone at a subway station in Brooklyn Wednesday evening.

The attack happened just before 6 p.m. at the Nostrand Avenue/Fulton Street subway station.

Police say the woman was exiting the northbound C train when she was approached by a man in his 30s with a beard and black jacket. The suspect then slashed the woman in the face and stole her iPhone, police say.

The victim was transported to Kings County Hospital in stable condition.

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