62-year-old woman slashed by stranger in NYC subway station

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A 62-year-old woman was slashed by a stranger in an unprovoked assault in a Manhattan subway station on Wednesday afternoon, police stated.

The sufferer was attacked by the male suspect whereas using the escalator on the Lexington Avenue and 53rd Street subway station at about 1:45 p.m., in keeping with the NYPD.

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A 62-year-old woman was attacked by the male suspect whereas using the escalator.

The brute slashed the woman in the leg and fled right into a northbound 6 practice, cops stated.

The woman was handled by EMS on the scene, authorities stated.

Police stated the subway attacker was nonetheless on the unfastened as of Thursday evening.