NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a teenager wanted for allegedly assaulting a bus driver in the Bronx earlier this month.
The suspect punched the driver in the face without warning after boarding the BX21 bus at Ferris Place and Westchester Avenue around 9:45 p.m. on Aug. 15, police said.READ MORE: Bodycam Video Shows Moments Before NYPD Lieutenant Was Shot In Ankle Apprehending Suspect In The Bronx
The teen then ran off the bus, police said.
The driver suffered cuts to his mouth, police said.READ MORE: Hackensack Record Store Closing Its Doors After 56 Years
The suspect is believed to be between 15- and 18-years-old.
He was last seen wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt and dark colored jeans, police said.MORE NEWS: 8 People, Including 4 Firefighters, Hurt In Bronx Apartment Fire
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). Tips can also be submitted to the Crime Stoppers website.