Police are searching for a man who slashed three people with a machete Sunday morning.

The incident happened outside Cibao's Restaurant at Northern Boulevard and 105th Street in Jackson Heights around 4:50 a.m., according to the New York Daily News.

NY1 reported a 24-year-old man got into an argument with someone about his girlfriend.

The man left the eatery and waited outside for the three men to come out.


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The three men–ages 20, 23 and 32 ­– were all slashed and taken to New York Presbyterian Hospital for treatment.

Police are searching for the 24-year-old suspect.

Anyone with information about this incident should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visitwww.nypdcrimestoppers.com.

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