Woman slashes man in the face during Bronx dispute: police

MORRISANIA, the Bronx — A woman is being sought Thursday for slashing a man in the face during a fight in the Bronx, according to police.

The dispute happened Friday, April 6 around 4:05 p.m. on East 161st Street near St. Anne’s Avenue, bordering the Morrisania and Woodstock sections of the Bronx, police said.

The woman grabbed an unknown sharp object during the altercation and slashed the victim across the face, police said.

The victim, a 47-year-old man, was hospitalized and treated for a laceration to the left side of his face, according to police.

The woman sought is 30 to 40 years old, and stands 5  feet 7 to 5 feet 8 inches tall. She was last seen wearing a dark-colored jacket, orange shirt, blue jeans and orange or red sneakers, and had an orange or red purse, and a black and white backpack.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting http://www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).