WANTED: Assault (Manhattan)

455-16 Assault MTRS 2-8-16

The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the following individual in connection with an assault within the confines of the 10 Precinct (Manhattan).  The circumstances are as follows:

On Monday, February 8, 2016 at approximately 8:38 a.m. hours the individual was traveling onboard a northbound “1” train and began yelling at other passengers.  The individual proceeded to kick the 36 year-old female victim in the right leg and spit in her face as he was exiting the train at the 23 Street and 7 Avenue subway station.  The individual is described as follows:

  • Male, black, 40 to 50 years-old, approximately 5’9″ to 5’10”, brown eyes, bald.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-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 are strictly confidential.