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NOPD investigates cutting in the French Quarter

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New Orleans Police are investigating a Tuesday night incident where a woman was slashed by a glass-wielding man she was arguing with.

The incident occurred around 11:30 p.m. on Mardi Gras in the 800 block of Iberville Street. 

Police say the suspect, 31-year-old Justin Echzir, was arguing with, the victim, a 32-year-old woman.

The victim threw a glass against a wall. Echzir then picked up the glass and cut her.

Police arrested Echzir on the scene.

The victim refused medical treatment. 

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