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Sword-wielding suspect attacks man in the Bronx, NYPD says

The NYPD released a surveillance image of a

The NYPD released a surveillance image of a man they said is a suspect in the attack with a sword on another man in Eastchester on Feb. 20, 2017, police said. Photo Credit: NYPD

Police released video footage Wednesday of man who allegedly attacked another man with a sword in the Bronx.

The suspect was caught on video running down the street carrying a large sword on Monday. He had attacked a 36-year-old man with the weapon after getting into a verbal argument at about 2:30 p.m. near Merritt Avenue and Conner Street in Eastchester, cops said. 

The victim had a serious injury to the left arm, but was taken to an area hospital in stable condition, police said. 

The suspect is described as 25 to 30 years old, wearing a black shirt and black pants.

 

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