NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for a suspect accused of punching a 61-year-old man in the face on a subway platform in Brooklyn.
It happened around 5:40 p.m. back on March 28 at the Bay Ridge Avenue station in Bay Ridge.READ MORE: New York Rep. Elise Stefanik Likely To Replace Ousted Rep. Liz Cheney As House Republican Conference Chair
Police said the men got into an argument on the southbound R train platform, and the suspect punched the victim in the face.READ MORE: Gov. Cuomo: Beaches, Pools Will Open Statewide Memorial Day Weekend
The 61-year-old was taken to the hospital to be treated for pain to his neck and head.MORE NEWS: New Jersey Easing COVID Restrictions At Nursing Homes
Anyone with information about the suspect 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.