Man Slashed While Stepping Between Girlfriend and Knife-Wielding Ogler

Posted on: June 17th, 2020 at 5:00 am by

A man was slashed in the hand early yesterday morning after stepping between his girlfriend and an aggressive ogler, police said.

Shortly after midnight, an unidentified male got into an argument with a woman at the southeast corner of Allen and Stanton Streets. Then he started “coming onto her,” according to the police report. When her boyfriend stepped in, the perp drew a blade and slashed him across the hand, before fleeing.

The victim received 15 stitches for the laceration.

Cops are still investigating.

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