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Employee slashes customer during dispute at Bronx restaurant: police

Posted at 12:29 PM, Aug 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-30 12:30:14-04

WILLIAMSBRIDGE, the Bronx — An employee at a Bronx restaurant is accused of slashing a customer after a dispute last month.

Police are looking for the employee who allegedly slashed a customer at the Country Boyz Restaurant in the Bronx

A 41-year-old man was involved in a verbal dispute over money with an employee at the Country Boyz Restaurant along East Gun Hill Road on July 20, police said.

During the dispute, the employee went into the kitchen and returned with a knife, slashing the victim in the arm, according to authorities.

The employee fled, cops said.

The victim was taken to the hospital where he was treated and released.

Surveillance video obtained by police shows the employee waving two large knives on the street.

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