NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 17-year-old girl was hit in the face with a bottle at a subway station in Brooklyn, police say.
The unprovoked attack happened shortly before 11 p.m. Feb. 2 at the Utica Avenue/Crown Heights station.READ MORE: One Man Punched And Stabbed, Another Pushed Onto Platform In Latest Subway Attacks
Police said the victim was standing on the 3 train platform when a man threw a bottle at her face.READ MORE: MTA Urging City To Take Action As Felony Assaults On Subways, Buses Rise
She suffered pain and bruising but refused medical attention.
The suspect took off in an unknown direction.MORE NEWS: Woman Pushed Onto Bronx Subway Tracks: 'I Thought I Was Going To Die In That Moment'
Anyone with information about the attack 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.