Man punched, slashed, robbed by stranger he found in LES apartment with his girlfriend

Police are searching for a suspect who they say punched and slashed a man who found him at his apartment with his girlfriend
Police are searching for a suspect who they say punched and slashed a man who found him at his apartment with his girlfriend. Photo credit NYPD

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man was beaten, slashed and robbed by a stranger he found at his Lower East Side apartment with his girlfriend, police said Thursday as they released an image of the suspect.

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The 33-year-old victim returned home to his apartment at Delancey Street and Baruch Drive on the evening of June 6 to find his girlfriend with the other man, according to police.

The victim got into a heated argument with the man, who began punching him in the face multiple times, police said.

The man then slashed the victim in the neck with an unknown object and stole his keys and pricey Cartier watch, according to police.

The victim was transported to Bellevue Hospital in stable condition.

The suspect was last seen fleeing the apartment.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.