Police Search for Suspect in Violent Attack on Woman on Brooklyn Subway

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Police in New York City are seeking a suspect involved in a violent attack on a woman that occurred on a subway in Brooklyn. The incident took place on Thursday afternoon when the suspect allegedly grabbed the woman’s buttocks before following her onto a train. Once on board, he proceeded to punch her multiple times, resulting in a fractured nose.

Prior to fleeing the train at Delancey and Essex streets in Manhattan, the assailant also made anti-LGBTQ remarks.

The assault initially began on the “J” train platform at Myrtle Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant.

Authorities are urging anyone with information to contact the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) for Spanish speakers. Tips can also be submitted through the NYPD’s website or via direct message on Twitter to @NYPDTips. All information provided will be kept confidential.


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