Man assaulted with box cutter; police investigating

Man assaulted with box cutter; police investigating
Police are working to learn more about an attack that left one man injured. (Source: Cody Jennings)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Shreveport police are working to learn more about an incident where a man was sliced in the face with a box cutter.

Officers got the call just after 3 a.m. to the 5000 block of Monkhouse Drive, near the Valero gas station.

Police say the victim received a single, but severe, gash to the left side of his head. His injury is non-life threatening according to police.

He was sent to a Shreveport hospital for treatment.

Officers and detectives remain on scene.

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