A man who started arguing with passengers on a Brooklyn subway train last week, allegedly attacked one of them before running away, police said.
On May 5, at about 3:35 p.m. a 32-year-old man was on a southbound A train when the suspect, who had been sitting next to him, became belligerent and started a dispute, police said.
The suspect then got into an argument with another passenger and when the 32-year-old attempted to intervene, the individual allegedly began to punch and choke him, according to authorities.
The suspect then ran off the train at the High Street subway station in Brooklyn.
Police describe the suspect — who was caught on surveillance video — as a 35-year-old black man, 6 feet tall, 185 pounds, with a dark complexion and black hair. He was last seen wearing a black jacket and blue jeans.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.