Cops in New York City have launched a manhunt for a man seen on video punching a 60-year-old woman in the back of her head while inside a train station.
According to Washington Examiner, the incident happened around 10 pm on Thursday, 15 July, at Grand Central subway station.
In the video, the suspect is seen taking a short run before winding up and pulling an unprovoked attack.
WANTED for ASSAULT: On 7/15/21 @ 10:13 PM, 7 train platform of the Grand Central subway station @NYPDMTS an unidentified individual punched a 60-year-old female victim from behind causing a physical injury.Any info call us @ 800-577-TIPS or DM NYPDTips Reward up to $3500. pic.twitter.com/7TvG4LJhhd
— NYPD Crime Stoppers (@NYPDTips) July 21, 2021
“The woman was taken to a local hospital after suffering injuries to her head and arm,” the article read.
It is also reported that the man jumped on a train after fleeing the scene.
Cops have issued a $3500 (R51 674) reward for anyone who manages to identify the suspect wanted for assault.
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