NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a man wanted in connection with the Sunday, Oct. 21 assault on a subway conductor.
At about 3:30 p.m. on the northbound platform of the 4 train at the Sterling Street Subway Station in Brooklyn, the suspect exited the train at the same time as a female MTA train conductor.READ MORE: NYC Business Owners Worry Vaccine Mandate Will Keep Tourists With Young Children Away: 'Just Hugely Problematic'
He then sprayed her with an unknown chemical agent, police said.READ MORE: Biden And Putin Speak Amid Warnings Of A Possible Second Russian Invasion Of Ukraine
Police have identified the suspect as Enrique Tirado, 38. Tirado is an Hispanic male, 5’8, weighing 170 pounds.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers’ website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.MORE NEWS: 2 Tigers At Pittsburgh Zoo Test Positive For COVID-19
All calls are strictly confidential.