NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for a pair of knife-wielding robbers after a frightening confrontation on a Manhattan sidewalk.

The incident occurred on Ninth Avenue at 51st Street in front of the Vynl restaurant around 7 a.m. Monday.

A 22-year-old man was slashed on the face and a 24-year-old man was slashed on the wrist, CBS 2 reported.

It is unknown what was taken from the victims.

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