NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a man caught on camera in a violent attack at a Brooklyn subway station.
According to police, a 42-year-old man was on his cellphone when the suspect came up the stairs and punched him in the face.READ MORE: Caught On Video: Gunman Opens Fire On Staten Island
It happened at the Atlantic Avenue station around 12:30 p.m. on May 5.
The two men continued to fight in the stairwell.READ MORE: New York Poised To Lift Most COVID Restrictions As Vaccination Rate Hovers Around 70%
The victim suffered cuts on his face and above his eye. He was treated at the hospital.
The suspect fled the station, police said.MORE NEWS: Results Are In: New Yorkers Rank Pepperoni As Top Pizza Topping
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.