Irate train passenger slashes woman across face with knife after she won't stop eating 3 months ago

Irate train passenger slashes woman across face with knife after she won't stop eating

The passenger was slashed on both sides of her face

An irate passenger on a train in New York slashed another woman's face with a knife after she wouldn't stop eating, police said.

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The 33-year-old victim was eating on a moving southbound D train in Brooklyn around 1030pm Wednesday when another woman approached her and asked her to stop, according to New York police.

When she didn't, police said the suspect pulled out a knife and slashed her on both sides of her face.

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The attacker then fled from the train at the Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue station.

The victim went to NYU Langone Hospital Brooklyn in stable condition.

Police are still hunting the suspect, and released photos of her late Tuesday.

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She has dark hair, and wore a dark-colored jacket, light-colored sweatshirt and blue jeans at the time of the attack.

Police are offering a $3500 (£2600) reward for information.

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