SEE IT: Man slashed in face multiple times and robbed in Allerton

Police are looking for a man who allegedly slashed another man in the face in Allerton last week.
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Police are looking for a suspect who allegedly slashed another man’s face multiple times with a knife and robbed him last week in the Bronx.

According to the NYPD, on March 10, a 31-year-old man was on his bike in front of an apartment building at 735 Magenta St., in the Allerton section, when suddenly a man appeared out of nowhere and slashed him in the face with a knife.

The assailant stole the man’s wallet containing approximately $40 and a cellphone.

The unidentified male is described as a male with medium skin complexion, approximately 6 feet tall and 180 pounds, and was last seen wearing a black hoodie sweater, black pants and black sneakers.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at or on Twitter @NYPDTips.

All calls are strictly confidential.

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