NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police released surveillance video Wednesday night showing a suspect in a slashing at the entrance to the Canal Street A, C and E train station.

The slashing happened around 4:40 p.m. Tuesday at the entrance to the station at the northeast corner of Thompson and Canal streets in SoHo, police said.

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A 44-year-old man got into a quarrel with the suspect, who slashed him with an unknown object, police said.

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The victim was slashed from his left temple to his left wrist, police said. He was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue, where his condition was reported as stable, police said.

The suspect was described as a black male 20 to 25 years old, standing 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighing about 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing dark clothing as he fled toward Sixth Avenue.

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Canal Street Subway Slashing Suspect

A surveillance image of a suspect in the slashing of a man at the Canal Street A, C and E train station on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017. (Credit: NYPD)

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782), visit or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.