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Let’s Catch These Creeps: East Village Slashers Wanted By Cops


For today’s installment of Let’s Catch These Creeps, we bring you the East Village slashers, who police say “slashed” two people on 14th Street last week.

The New York Police Department says that about 6 a.m. Saturday, the two suspects were seen arguing with two other men in front of a building at 235 East 14th Street. During the dispute, the two suspects “slashed” the other two men with an unknown object.

The suspects then fled on foot. Now they’re wanted for assault.

One of the suspects is described as Hispanic, about 5-foot-8, 20-25 years old, and 185 pounds. At the time of the assaults, he was wearing a dark shirt.

The other suspect is described as Hispanic, about 5-foot-11, and 215 pounds. At the time of the assaults, he was wearing a beige hooded sweatshirt and a black overcoat.

Anyone with info on these creeps is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You also can submit tips online by clicking here.

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