A girl randomly slashed a person wearing a enterprise go well with within the head with a machete through the morning rush in Lower Manhattan on Wednesday, cops and police sources mentioned.
The 20-year-old suspect slashed the sufferer at Stone Street and Broadway — close to the MTA’s headquarters — in an unprovoked assault simply earlier than 8:30 a.m., authorities and sources mentioned.
When the person, described by police as 82 years previous, adopted his assailant, she discharged pepper spray at him, the sources mentioned.
The man was taken to Bellevue Hospital in secure situation with cuts on the again of his head, police mentioned.
Two MTA officers arrested the suspect, in line with the company.
The officers held her for the NYPD, which mentioned costs are pending.
Photos present the sufferer, carrying a go well with, sitting in a chair with a bloodstained shirt as first responders handled him.