NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to identify a person of interest wanted for questioning in connection to a Brooklyn subway station slashing.

It happened around 12:30 a.m. Friday inside the J and L train mezzanine at the Broadway Junction station in Cypress Hills.

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Police say an individual and a 22-year-old man got into an argument that escalated into a physical fight.

During the fight, the individual used a sharp object to slash the 22-year-old man on the neck, chin and arm.

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The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Police are trying to identify a person of interest in connection to a Brooklyn subway station slashing. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)

The person of interest police want to question is described as a black man between the ages of 20 and 30. He is about 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 155 pounds. He was a wearing a white t-shirt, multi-colored camo pants and light-colored sneakers at the time, and he was carrying a black book bag and had white ear pods.

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Anyone who recognizes the person of interest or has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.