Woman with disabilities slashed in the Bronx

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A woman bound to an electronic wheelchair was slashed in the face by a man in the Bronx, police say.

The incident happened in front of 455 E. 148th St. around 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Police responded to a 911 call for an assault and found the woman slashed in the face at the location.

She was transported to the hospital where she was treated.

She is expected to be OK, police say.

The suspect was last seen wearing a gray colored sweatshirt and pink hat.

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

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