Lorenzo Lawson charged with assault in West Farms subway slashing

The 50-year-old allegedly attacked a man with a box cutter on East 180th Street. (3/20/14)

THE BRONX - Police have arrested the suspect wanted for a subway slashing in West Farms Monday. 

Authorities say 50-year-old Lorenzo Lawson attacked a 45-year-old man with a box cutter and then ran off at the 2 and 5 train stop on East 180th Street. 

Lawson is being charged with two felony counts of assault. 

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The victim suffered several cuts to his face. 

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