Woman slashed and robbed in Claremont

Police are investigating a slashing that occurred in the Claremont section of the Bronx Monday.



The suspect went up to a woman on East 170th Street and slashed her in the hand and stole her handbag. According to officials, the incident happened around 2 p.m



The victim was taken to Lincoln Hospital.



No arrests have been made.



Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.


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