NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a suspect who allegedly slashed a man in the face with a boxcutter last weekend.

According to police, the suspect got into a verbal argument with the 45-year-old victim while on the southbound “M” train platform at Delancy Street and Essex at around 6:30 p.m. Sunday, July 3.

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After throwing the victim’s cell phone, the argument continued on the “M” train, until it spilled out onto the platform at Myrtle Avenue, where the suspect pulled out a boxcutter and slashed the victim in the face, police said.

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The victim was taken to a local hospital and is in stable condition, according to police.

The NYPD describe the suspect as approximately 29 years old. A photo of the suspect can be viewed above.

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Police are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS. Callers can remain anonymous.