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NYPD: Man slashed on subway

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NEW YORK (AP) -

Police say a man was slashed on his chest and back during a dispute with a fellow rider on a New York City subway.

The NYPD says the incident occurred aboard a No. 2 subway train as it traveled between two Bronx stops at about 1:40 p.m. Friday.

Police say the 25-year-old victim was transferred to a local hospital and is in stable condition. It wasn't immediately clear what caused the confrontation.

Police say the slashing happened as the train traveled south toward Manhattan and Brooklyn. They say the man who allegedly attacked the victim got off the train at the East 149th Street station and fled. Police say there have been no arrests.

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