Cops seek woman accused of slashing man with box cutter

Candice Williams
The Detroit News

Detroit police are looking for a female accused of slashing a man with a box cutter early Wednesday.

The incident happened about 8:20 a.m. in the 11900 block of Payton.

According to police, a 34-year-old woman was arguing with a 42-year-old man when she pulled out a box cutter and struck him several times. The woman then got a baseball bat and hit the man, police said. She fled on foot.

The victim was hospitalized in serious condition Wednesday.

Police would not release the relationship between the two, but said they know each other.

cwilliams@detroitnews.com

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