Dispute turns violent: 2 women sought in slashing of 63-year-old on bus

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The search is on for two women, one of which slashed a man on an MTA bus, police say.

Police say it all started as a dispute that turned violent on board the Bx21 bus on Nov. 3.

The NYPD released photos of the two women. They say just after 12:30 p.m. the two women got into a dispute with a 63-year-old man while they were on the bus traveling eastbound on East Tremont Avenue.

That is when police say that dispute escalated and one of the women poured soda on the man and the other woman used a razor to slash the man across the right side of his face.

First responders rushed the 63-year-old to the hospital.

News 12 is told victim is doing OK.

No arrests have been made.

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

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