Police say they arrested 23-year-old Ahmed Kromah on an assault charge Saturday night.READ MORE: Lionel Virgile Accused Of Throwing Bleach In Officer's Face, Tossing Lit Molotov Cocktail At Other Officers In Brooklyn
The alleged assault happened around 7:15 p.m. on Wednesday at the 174th-175th Street Station in the Mount Hope section.READ MORE: Producer Scott Rudin Will 'Step Back' From Broadway Duties After Allegations Of Abusive Behavior
Police said Kromah punched the woman in the face and then ran away down a set of stairs to leave the station.
They said the victim had no interactions with him before the incident.MORE NEWS: Man Arrested After Allegedly Using Anti-Asian Slurs, Harassing Undercover Officer In Queens
The woman was taken to Bronx Care Hospital, where she was treated for pain and swelling.