NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for a man accused of punching a woman in her face while she was waiting for the train at the N train station in Brooklyn on May 20.
The 38-year-old victim was at the Pacific Street N train station around 4:30 p.m. when the suspect suddenly punched the her in the face causing her nose to bleed and face to swell, police say.
After striking the woman, the suspect boarded a northbound R train and left the scene. The victim refused medical attention.
He is described as a black male with a dark complexion and dreadlock hair.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.
The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.