A victim was beaten and bruised after an assault incident erupted on board a subway train heading to the Rockaways last month, police reported.
Authorities said a female suspect confronted a 26-year-old female victim while they were boarding a southbound A train in the Howard Beach and Broad Channel area on March 28 at around 1:45 a.m.
The suspect proceeded to strike the victim in her face, pulling her hair and stomping on her personal property. The victim sustained injuries but was not hospitalized as of a result of the assault.
The suspect is described as a black female between 25 to 30 years old, standing between 5 foot 8 inches and 5 foot 10 inches tall, weighing between 160 and 170 pounds and having a short haircut. She was last seen wearing a gray and white shirt, blue jeans, a black scarf and work boots.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls and messages are kept confidential.