4 suspects arrested after man was attacked with box cutter

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Four suspects are behind bars and a fifth is being sought after police say a man was attacked with a box cutter Saturday evening.

Nassau police say it happened in New Cassel shortly before 7 p.m. They say the suspects slashed a man in the face with the blade on Prospect Avenue.

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Police say they arrested the four suspects on assault charges and other counts, but a search is underway for the fifth suspect.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

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