The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual, depicted in the attached surveillance photographs, who is wanted in connection to an assault, that occurred within the confines of the 41st Precinct / Transit District 12 in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that on Thursday, February 25, 2021, at approximately 1545 hours, a 45-year-old female and her 8-year-old son were approached by an unidentified male aboard a northbound 6 train entering the Hunts Point Avenue subway station. The unidentified male kicked the 45-year-old female victim in the foot and then struck the female in the head with a sock full of coins.

The 45-year-old female victim sustained a laceration to the head and was transported by EMS to NYC Health + Hospitals / Lincoln for treatment.

The unidentified individual fled the train at the Hunts Point Avenue subway station to parts unknown.

Surveillance photographs of the suspect are attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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