A 23-year old woman was slashed in the chest and hand in Times Square early Friday morning. The woman, whose name was not released, was visiting Manhattan from Michigan and leaving ‘Restaurant Row’ in Midtown around 4.30am with a friend when the man began shouting disgusting remarks at her, according to the NY Daily News.
MSN (h/t Larry A) Her friend told the stranger to leave her alone, but he grew enraged and followed them before approaching the woman from behind a slicing her across the chest and hand with an unknown sharp object, police said.
The woman refused medical attention at the scene, but later went to an urgent care to treat her wounds, the New York Daily News reported. She is now recovering from her injuries.