By CBSNewYork Team

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.

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(Credit: NYPD)

Police said the men got into an argument on the southbound R train platform, and the suspect punched the victim in the face.

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The 61-year-old was taken to the hospital to be treated for pain to his neck and head.

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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.

CBSNewYork Team