HUNTS POINT, the Bronx — A man was chased and slashed during a dispute over a bicycle at a Bronx subway station earlier this month, police said.
The 36-year-old victim became involved in verbal dispute with another man at the Hunts Point No. 6 subway station on Aug. 17, police said. The dispute had been over a bicycle, cops said.
The man pulled out a sharp object, slashing the victim on the upper back and right hand, according to police. He fled the scene.
The victim was taken to the hospital where he was treated and released, cops said.
Police obtained surveillance video of the sought attacker, hitting the victim with an object that appears to be a cane as he jumped over the turnstile.
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