Thursday, May 19, 2022

Bronx man slashes woman repeatedly in face, hands… Criminal on the loose…

TREMONT, the Bronx — A new disturbing video shows a horrible crime that happened in the Bronx last week and now cops are on the hunt to find the suspect.

A clip posted by @pix11news via @nypdtips shows a man attacking a woman in a Bronx apartment building, slashing her repeatedly during an argument, according to police.

Officers said that the incident happened just after 9 p.m. on Dec. 23 in the hallway of a residential building on East 180th Street, near Washington Avenue, in the Tremont section.

It was shared that the 48-year-old victim got into an argument with the suspect about her roommate when he took out a box cutter and attacked her.

The video starts by showing the assailant kicking on an apartment door multiple times before repeatedly slashing the woman in the face, arms and hands. He fled the scene and has not been arrested yet.

The victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment of multiple lacerations, authorities said.

So far the video posted to social media has garnered over 36,000 views on Instagram and 459 comments. Hopefully, it will help identify the suspect for an arrest soon.