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Man slashed in face on Penn Station subway platform: police

Man slashed in face on Penn Station subway platform
Posted at 6:04 AM, Feb 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-24 06:04:38-05

MIDTOWN, Manhattan — Police are looking for a man they say slashed another man in the face on a subway platform at Pennsylvania Station early Monday.

According to officials, around 2:15 a.m. a man slashed another man's cheek with an unknown sharp object while on the uptown platform of the No. 1 train at the 34th Street-Penn Station stop.

The attacker fled in an unknown direction and no weapon was recovered, police said.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, authorities said.

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