Police seek woman suspected of punching fellow straphanger in Brooklyn

subway woman punch
Cops are looking for this woman in connection with an assault of another subway passenger in January.
Credit: NYPD

Police are looking for a woman suspected of punching another woman on a Brooklyn subway platform last month.

Authorities released a photo of the woman entering the Hoyt-Schermerhorn Street subway station in Brooklyn on Jan. 26.

The unidentified suspect allegedly walked up a 24-year-old woman and punched the victim in the face before fleeing the scene about 5:05 p.m.

The victim told police that she didn’t know why the suspect punched her.

Cops are asking for anyone with information in regards to this incident to call the department’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS, or to submit tips online.

Follow Chester Jesus Soria on Twitter @chestersoria



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