Unidentified attacker fatally slashes throat of union steamfitter, 43, on Brooklyn train

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A 43-year-old man was killed after an unidentified suspect slashed his neck on a Brooklyn L train during an argument on Friday, according to police.

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Tommy Bailey was attacked while riding a southbound L train approaching the Atlantic Avenue subway station around 8:49 p.m., authorities said.

EMS rushed Bailey to Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

The New York Daily News identified Bailey as a union steamfitter from Canarsie with two children.

Police have not yet made any arrests, and an investigation into the attack is ongoing.

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