Police release photo of suspect in midtown St. Patrick’s Day slashing

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MIDTOWN, Manhattan — Police have released a photo of a suspect they say slashed a man in midtown on St. Patrick's Day.

The suspect got into a fight with the victim, 55, around 4:30 p.m., inside of Peter Dillon's Pub on E. 40th Street. The suspect then allegedly slashed the victim in the neck before running away.

17 Pct Assault RMA 797-16The victim was taken to Bellevue Hospital in stable condition.

Police have released a photo of the suspect.

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