By CBSNewYork Team

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.

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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.

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The suspect took off in an unknown direction, and the woman refused medical attention, police said.

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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.

CBSNewYork Team