NEW YORK (TBEN) – NYPD attempts to locate wanted man in alleged assault on MTA worker.
This happened at the 23rd Street and 8th Avenue subway station around 3:30 p.m. on November 17th.
Police say a suspect argued with the 65-year-old MTA worker on the northbound C&E platform.
The dispute escalated and the suspect punched the worker in the face, police said.
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The worker sustained injuries to his left eye and face. He was taken to hospital and listed in stable condition, police said.
Police believe the man they are looking for is between 25 and 30 years old, 5’8 “and 160 lbs. and was last seen wearing a dark blue sweatshirt, light colored pants and multi colored sneakers.
Anyone with 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 on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are confidential.
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