Cops Search For Suspects in Slashing, Robbery at Lower East Side Bodega

Security camera image/NYPD.

Security camera image/NYPD.

Police are asking for help in finding two suspects in the robbery and slashing of a customer at the Stop One Deli at 201 Madison St.

It happened August 29 at around 2 a.m. One of the suspects began arguing with the victim, a man in his 30s, and then sliced him on the neck and face with a box cutter. The attack continued outside when the second suspect joined in, punching the victim. They then stole his backpack and ran off.

The victim was treated for injuries at Bellevue Hospital and released. Police released video surveillance from the store. One of the suspects has a tattoo under his left eye,

If you can help solve this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

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