A straphanger modified into once randomly punched in the face by a ski-conceal-clad maniac — who then slashed his face from cheek to neck — in a Bronx subway scheme, police officers said Sunday.
The brute had followed his 49-year-obsolete victim to the pause of the avenue staircase at the Morrison-Soundview Avenue No. 6 educate scheme around 5: 45 a.m. Feb. 12, police officers said.
He then punched his victim, who modified into once commuting to work at the time, and decrease his face from his lawful cheek to the attend of his neck with a pointy object, a police spokesman said.
The attacker fled the scene in an unknown course, whereas the victim ran out of the scheme to a nearby police automobile.
EMS rushed him to Jacobi Medical Heart for medication. Police released surveillance photography of the attacker.
Subway stations enjoy considered a spike in violent crime no longer too long previously.
A mentally sick homeless man went on a rampage earlier this month, stabbing four folk, killing two of them, on the A educate.