CHINATOWN, Manhattan (PIX11) — A crossing guard was injured during an unprovoked attack in Manhattan Monday morning, according to police.
At the intersection of Bayard Street and Bowery, a man shouted profanities at the 37-year-old victim before throwing an unknown object at her at around 7:40 a.m., authorities said. The object hit the victim in the face, which caused a laceration. The suspect fled the scene, while the victim was taken to a hospital, where officials reported her to be in stable condition.
Investigation by police is ongoing and no arrests regarding the incident have been made.
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