NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police released images of a man wanted for allegedly slashing a man at the Times Square-42nd Street subway station.
It happened around 8:50 a.m. on May 12, according to the NYPD.READ MORE: NYPD Officer Wilbert Mora Dies After Being Shot In Line Of Duty In Harlem: 'True Heroes Never Die'
A 35-year-old man was allegedly slashed by a man with a scalpel during an argument on the southbound 1,2,3 train platform.READ MORE: Domestic Disturbance Calls Among Most Dangerous Situations For Officers, Former NYPD Detective Says
The victim was hospitalized with a severe laceration, police said.
The suspected assailant fled the scene.
Police are investigating at least four Wednesday morning subway attacks, including two at the Times Square station.MORE NEWS: Mayor Eric Adams Insists Reimagined Anti-Crime Unit, Other Measures Will Be Effective, Not Abusive
Anyone with information 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.