The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the male in the attached photograph, who is wanted for questioning in connection to an assault, that occurred within the confines of the 40th Precinct / Transit District 12 in Bronx.

The following was reported to the police.

On Thursday, January 23, 2020, at approximately 1035 hours, the male approached a 25-year-old male victim inside of a southbound “6” train approaching the Cypress Avenue subway station. The male proceeded to punch the victim multiple times in the face. The victim detrained at the station and fled and the male remained on the southbound train.

The victim refused medical attention at the scene.

A surveillance photograph of the suspect is 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 Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES), followed by entering TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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