By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 16-year-old girl was attacked by a group of people while waiting at a bus stop over the weekend in Brooklyn, police say.

It happened shortly before 9 p.m. Sunday on Avenue U near Bragg Street in Sheepshead Bay.

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Police said one suspect walked up to the teen, grabbed her hair and pulled her to the ground.

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The group then allegedly poured an unknown liquid on the girl, causing her to drop her cellphone and run away.

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Anyone with information about the suspects 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