Richianand Brijanand

Anthony Coward is wanted by police in connection with three hammer attacks and robberies. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Charged In 2 Brooklyn Hammer Attacks

Police believe Anthony Coward, 28, is the person who attacked 32-year-old Richianand Brijanand of Ozone Park with a hammer and robbed him as he tried to buy a Metro Card at the Fulton Street and Rockaway Avenue station in Bedford-Stuyvesant last Wednesday.

05/12/2014

Police say this man struck another man in the head with a hammer while robbing him on a Brooklyn subway platform. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cops Name Suspect In Subway Hammer Attacks

Police have released the name of the man they believe has attacked at least three people with a hammer in New York City subway stations.

05/11/2014

Police say this man struck another man in the head with a hammer while robbing him on a Brooklyn subway platform. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Identify Suspect In Subway Station Hammer Attack

One day after CBS 2 spoke exclusively to a man attacked with a hammer at a Brooklyn subway station, police said they have identified the suspect in the attack.

05/09/2014

Police say this man struck another man in the head with a hammer while robbing him on a Brooklyn subway platform. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Victim Talks About Horror Of Hammer Attack In Subway

Richianand Brijanand of Ozone Park was buying a MetroCard when police said the suspect walked up from behind, hit him in the head with a hammer and demanded money.

05/08/2014