Man slashed at subway station in Brooklyn: police

DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN — A man was slashed at a Brooklyn subway station Wednesday night.

Police said a man in his 20s was arguing with another man in his 40s at the subway station at Nevins Street in Downtown Brooklyn shortly before 11:30 p.m.

During the argument, the man in his 40s allegedly pulled out a box cutter and slashed the victim in the face.

He was taken to the hospital for his injuries.

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