NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police continue to search for a teenage girl wanted in connection with the vicious attack of a woman on a subway train in Brooklyn two months ago.
The incident occurred on Oct. 30 as a Manhattan-bound train was pulling up to the Prospect Park subway station on Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn, CBS2’s Dave Carlin reported.READ MORE: Crowds Flock To Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting: 'Always Been Magical'
The suspect, who police believe is 16 to 18 years old, repeatedly punched a 38-year-old woman on the train, Carlin reported.
The victim ended up hospitalized with injuries to her head and face.
Police released two pictures of the suspect carrying a black and white striped bag.
Passengers are hoping the photos will help the investigation.READ MORE: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Returns With 3-Week Homecoming Season
“Good cameras and all, they’re going to catch her one day,” one man said.
“Maybe from school somebody might know her,” a woman said.
The motive in the attack remains unclear.
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.MORE NEWS: Toys 'R' Us Opening Flagship Store Inside American Dream Mall
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