NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD is searching for a suspect accused in a brick attack.
Police said it happened on East 47th Street and Third Avenue around 2:15 p.m. Thursday.READ MORE: 2-Year-Old Shot In Head In Newark Survives Emergency Surgery, Family Says; Police Looking For Suspects
The man allegedly ran up behind a 51-year-old woman and hit her in the back of the head with a brick, according to investigators.READ MORE: Group Marches Across Manhattan Bridge To Protest Shooting Death Of Daunte Wright In Minnesota
The woman suffered cuts to the back of her head, but is expected to recover.
Anyone with any information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.MORE NEWS: Brooklyn Woman Tests Positive For COVID After Vaccination, Experts Say Shot Minimizes Severity Of Illness
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