Authorities: Stranger slashes woman in face with knife near bus terminal

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Authorities say a woman from Moorestown received 10 stiches after she was slashed in the face with a knife by a stranger near the Port Authority Bus Terminal.

The incident happened Wednesday around 11:10 p.m. on 42nd Street.

According to police, a 22-year-old Bronx man approached her, and an argument broke out.

Police say Tyquan McClary then slashed her across the cheek with a knife before running away.

Police found him nearby.

McClary has been charged with assault and criminal possession of a weapon.

The woman was taken to Bellevue Hospital in New York, where she received 10 stitches.

She is in stable condition.


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