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Police Seek 2 Women Who Beat, Slashed Man On No. 7 Train Platform

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7 Train Assault Suspect

A surveillance image of a suspect in an assault on the No. 7 train platform in Jackson Heights, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Friday were searching for two women who allegedly beat and slashed a man on the No. 7 train platform in Jackson Heights this past weekend.

Around 9:45 p.m. Saturday, May 24, the 22-year-old male victim was quarreling with the two women on the No. 7 train platform at 74th Street and Roosevelt Avenue in Queens, police said.

The two suspects began to punch the victim around the head and body when one of the suspects slashed his arm and shoulder with an unknown object, police said.

The victim was treated and released from Elmhurst Hospital Center, police said.

Police have released a photo of one of the suspects, who was described as a 35-year-old Hispanic female with black hair in a ponytail.

Anyone with information was asked to call the NYPD Crime stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, log onto the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.

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