A 72-year-old man was slashed across the face in an unprovoked attack in Brooklyn on Tuesday morning, police said.
The victim was near Beverly Road and East 16th Street in Flatbush when she was attacked by the unknown suspect around 6 a.m., police officers said.
The attacker approached the victim from behind and pushed the man before hitting him several times in the face with a knife, authorities said.
Police said the suspect fled on foot on Marlborough Road heading south towards Cortelyou Road.
The victim was taken to Kings County Hospital in stable condition.
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