Man accused in slashing faces assault charges

A man will face a judge today after police say he slashed another man across the face in Uniondale on Saturday morning.Police say Gerber Cruz

UNIONDALE - A man will face a judge today after police say he slashed another man across the face in Uniondale on Saturday morning.

Police say Gerber Cruz slashed the victim from his ear to his mouth around 4 a.m. The incident occurred on Jerusalem Avenue. Police say they used surveillance video from a bar to track down Cruz.

Cruz is expected to be arraigned on assault charges.

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