By CBSNewYork Team

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.

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(Credit: NYPD)

Police said the victim was standing on the 3 train platform when a man threw a bottle at her face.

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She suffered pain and bruising but refused medical attention.

The suspect took off in an unknown direction.

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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.

CBSNewYork Team