NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a man accused of repeatedly punching a woman in the face on the subway.
The attack happened shortly before 7 a.m. on a Queens-bound M train pulling into the Myrtle/Wycoff avenues station in Bushwick.READ MORE: NYPD Trying To Identify Individual Accused Of Puncturing Police Vehicle's Tire In Washington Square Park
Police said the suspect punched the 38-year-old victim in the back of the head. When she turned around, he allegedly punched her several more times in the face.READ MORE: New York Federal Judge Sandra Feuerstein Killed In Florida Crash, Police Say Suspect Nastasia Snape Claimed To Be Harry Potter
The suspect took off in an unknown direction, and the woman refused medical attention, police said.MORE NEWS: Health Alert Issued For Raw Ground Turkey Products Due To Salmonella Concerns
Anyone with information about his whereabouts 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.