Slashing Suspect Screamed 'Scarface'

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    A man yelled “Scarface” while stabbing a woman in her City Heights home Monday according to San Diego police.

    The 33-year old woman opened her door after she heard a knock around 10 p.m. A man attacked her with a sharp object, slashing her on the face as he yelled “Scarface” and then took off.

    Officers say the injuries to the woman’s face are superficial.

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    The attack happened in the 3500 block of Fairmount Avenue near Myrtle Avenue. The suspect, described wearing dark clothes and a black hoodie, ran southbound on Fairmount.