HARLEM, Manhattan – A man was slashed in the face at a bodega located on Lexington Ave between 125th & 124th St. This happened at 9:40 pm Tuesday within the confines of the 25th Precinct. Police rushed the ambulance to the scene. Both Paramedics and EMTs treated the victim. The victim was transported in stable condition to an area hospital. Upon reviewing the security camera footage, they recognized the suspect who was a regular in the area. Police went to his known location at 126 St & Park Ave where they arrested him. Unclear if this slashing is connected to a previous slashing that happened about at 8:30 pm on 125th St & 3rd Ave.
Video Journalist: Adam Balhetchet