Teen taken into custody in connection to slashing of Manhattan waiter

Police have arrested a teen in connection with a slashing attack of a Bronx man working as a waiter in Manhattan.  They say Bronx resident Bobby Barbot was working as a waiter at the Silver Spurs Diner

News 12 Staff

Feb 23, 2016, 7:03 PM

Updated 3,015 days ago

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Teen taken into custody in connection to slashing of Manhattan waiter
Police have arrested a teen in connection with a slashing attack of a Bronx man working as a waiter in Manhattan. 
They say Bronx resident Bobby Barbot was working as a waiter at the Silver Spurs Diner in Greenwich Village and asked the suspect to leave after he was seen panhandling customers. 
Police say the suspect returned a short time later and slashed Barbot on the cheek. 
Barbot required 120 stiches, both inside and outside of his mouth. 
Police did not say what the teen was charged with.


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