News Man slashed in attempted robbery on E train in SoHo, NYPD says A man was slashed in the face by a would-be robber on an E train near the Spring Street station Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, police said. Photo Credit: Samantha Wieder By Nicole Brown email@example.com @ncb417 Updated January 9, 2018 7:27 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email A man was slashed in the face on an E train in SoHo early Tuesday morning after he was waken up by a man trying to take his bag, police said. The 25-year-old was asleep on the train, near the Spring Street station, when the suspect tried to grab his bag at about 4:45 a.m., police said. The man woke up and the two got into an argument. The suspect then slashed the man in the face with an unknown object, according to police. The victim was taken to an area hospital in stable condition, they said. The suspect, who wasn’t known to the victim, fled at the Spring Street station, police said. By Nicole Brown firstname.lastname@example.org @ncb417 Nicole Brown is the Internet News Manager at amNY.com, covering local news since 2016. She has written for MSNBC.com and was editor-in-chief of NYU’s Washington Square News. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.