MANHATTAN, N.Y. (PIX11) — A straphanger was slashed during a fight with a man on a subway platform in Manhattan early Tuesday, police said.

The suspect attacked the victim on the platform of the No. 1 train at the 215th Street subway station in Inwood at around 12:30 a.m., according to the NYPD. It was unclear if the victim needed treatment for his injury.

The suspect was taken into custody and charges were pending, police said.

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Mira Wassef is a digital reporter who has covered news and sports in the New York City area for more than a decade. She joined PIX11 News in 2022. See more of her work here.