Police search for man wanted for multiple slashings around the Bronx

The suspect is described as 5 feet 7 inches tall, in his 20s with a thin build and mohawk haircut. (5/4/14)

THE BRONX - Police are searching for the man they say is responsible for slashing the faces of multiple people in Mott Haven Saturday.

Police say the suspect, who can be seen walking on East 147th Street in surveillance footage, slashed the faces of four people between the hours of 7 a.m. and noon Saturday in the area of East 148th Street and Willis Avenue. Their ages range from 23 to 50 years old. 

Another victim was assaulted several blocks from the others, near Crimmins Avenue.

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The suspect is described as 5 feet 7 inches tall, in his 20s with a thin build and mohawk haircut. He was last seen wearing a green hooded sweatshirt and camouflage pants.

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

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