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Teen stabbed, man slashed in separate subway attacks in the Bronx, Manhattan

Posted: 8:20 PM, Nov 21, 2019
Updated: 2019-11-21 20:20:26-05

NEW YORK — A teen was stabbed at a Bronx subway station and a man was slashed at a Manhattan station on Thursday, police said.

The teen, 15, was attacked on the No. 6 train platform at Westchester Avenue and East Tremont Street just after 11:20 a.m., officials said. Seven men in ski masks fled the scene.  The teen’s injuries are not considered life threatening.

A 39-year-old man was slashed in the face and neck as he got off the A train in Washington Heights at 181st Street on Thursday afternoon, an NYPD spokesman said. He bumped into the man who slashed him before the attack. No arrests have been made.

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