NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police were searching late Tuesday for a suspect who attacked a subway train conductor in a SoHo station.
Around 9:45 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, the conductor, a 49-year-old man, was on a southbound E Train stopped in the Spring Street A, C and E train station when he stuck his head out of the service window, police said.READ MORE: Political Consultant: New York State's Impeachment Of Gov. Cuomo 'Could Get Very Ugly'
The suspect came up and punched the conductor in the face, police said.READ MORE: Exclusive Video: Good Samaritans Rescue Wheelchair-Bound Man Who Somehow Fell On Union Square Subway Tracks
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Anyone with information on the man being sought was asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS or (888) 57-PISTA for Spanish, log onto the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.