Oct. 12, 2018 By Tara Law
Police have released photos of a man who allegedly punched and kicked a woman on a subway platform at the Junction Boulevard subway station on Monday.
Police say that the victim, a 37-year-old woman, was walking on the northbound 7 train platform at around 6:29 p.m. when the man approached her.
The man yelled for her to move and started punching and kicking her. The suspect then hurried out of the station.
The woman was in pain after the attack and covered in bruises, but she refused medical attention. She gave investigators photos she had taken of her attacker.
Police describe the suspect as a white or Hispanic man who is about 20 years old. He weighs about 160 pounds and has brown eyes, short black hair, a mustache and a goatee. He was last seen wearing a blue and white Nike jacket, a black shirt with gold stars and blue jeans.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).