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: Police On Hunt For Occupant Of Black Or Dark Blue Honda Wanted In Westfield, N.J. Home Invasion And Sexual Assault
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: Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You See Another Relief Payment?
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: Summit One Vanderbilt Observation Deck Opens In Midtown
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.