NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police say a Good Samaritan was punched in the face after confronting a man for breaking into a car in Brooklyn.

The 28-year-old woman spotted the suspect around 5:15 p.m. on Nov. 8 near Harman Street and Evergreen Avenue in Bushwick.

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Police said he shattered the window of a 2017 Jeep and took several items from the backseat.

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When the woman confronted the suspect, he allegedly grabbed her and punched her in the face several times before running off.

Police said the man was last seen wearing a green hooded sweatshirt, dark baseball cap and black and white sneakers.

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Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) for Spanish. You can also submit a tip via the Crime Stoppers website, by tweeting @NYPDTips or by texting 274637.