Man slashed in attempted cellphone robbery on board B train near Pacific Street

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Police are on the hunt for the man wanted in connection to an attempted robbery on board the B train.

Officials say the 31-year-old victim was attacked in the middle of the day as he was riding the B train near the Pacific Street station on Saturday around 2:30 p.m.

He tells police a man tried to steal his phone and when he didn’t get it, he pulled out a straight razor and allegedly slashed him in the face.

The suspect ran off, leaving the man with a cut to the face.

Police have released an image of a man they would like to speak to in connection to the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

 

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