By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to find a woman accused of shoving a young child to the ground in the Bronx.

It happened just after 8:45 a.m. Tuesday outside a deli on the corner of East 198th Street and Valentine Avenue.

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Police are trying to find a woman accused of shoving a young child to the ground in the Bronx on Aug. 24, 2021. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)

According to police, a mother was leaving the deli with her 2-year-old daughter when a stranger approached them from behind and shoved the child to the ground, causing her to hit her head on the pavement.

The woman then walked away.

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The child was taken to a local medical center in stable condition.

Police have released a photo and video of the suspect.

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Anyone who has information regarding this incident 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.

CBSNewYork Team