NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD wants your help identifying the suspect who they say smashed a bottle in the face of a subway rider in Brooklyn.
It happened on May 30 at around 6:16 p.m. on board a southbound R train as it approached the 4th Avenue and 9th Street station in Park Slope.READ MORE: Bodycam Video Shows Moments Before NYPD Lieutenant Was Shot In Ankle Apprehending Suspect In The Bronx
Police say the suspect got into an argument with another passenger, 24, on the train. They say the argument turned physical, and the suspect hit the victim in the head with a glass bottle, causing a deep gash near his left eye.READ MORE: Several People Shot Outside Queens Laundromat, Police Investigating
Police say the suspect took off southbound on 4th Avenue.
The victim was hospitalized in stable condition.MORE NEWS: COVID In New York: Mask Mandates Not Being Re-Imposed Just Yet As Concern Grows Over Delta Variant
Anyone with any information 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 via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.