NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The search is on for a suspect who police say is needed in a violent subway theft in Brooklyn.
It occurred round 10:forty five a.m. Monday on the Carroll Road G line station.
The suspect adopted a 38-yr-previous lady to the station the place he punched her within the face quite a few occasions, police stated. He then took her purse earlier than shoving her down the steps, police stated.
The lady suffered minor accidents and was handled on the scene. Inside her purse was a telephone, $one hundred fifty in money and bank cards.
The suspect was seen on surveillance video. Police describe him as a black male between the ages of sixteen and 20, about 5’10” tall with glasses. He was sporting a white shirt, grey sweatpants and white sneakers.
Anybody with info is requested to name the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-fifty seven-PISTA (74782), go to www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or textual content tricks to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.