Sept. 3, 2019 By Shane O’Brien
Police have released a photo of a man wanted for slashing a woman in the face with a scalpel outside a Woodside strip club last week.
The incident took place outside Privileged Gentleman’s Club at 49-14 Queens Blvd. at around 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28.
A 27-year-old woman exited a car outside the club and was making her way toward the entrance when a man slashed her in the face from behind.
The man fled in a westbound direction on Queens Boulevard while the woman was transported to Elmhurst General Hospital in a stable condition for facial lacerations.
Police describe the suspect as a six-foot black male weighing roughly 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, black sneakers, blue jeans and a black t-shirt.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips.