Police are looking for an individual who pulled out a box cutter on a Queens subway last week and made a rider scared for her life.
On Feb. 5 at about 4 p.m. the 43-year-old female victim was onboard a Queens-bound E train, which was entering the Jamaica Avenue/Van Wyck Expressway station, authorities said.
She then say a man pull out a box cutter from his jacket pocket, police said. Fearing for her safety, the victim exited the train at the station while the suspect remained on the train.
The suspect is described as a black man, between 35 to 40 years old, 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall and 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black wool cap, a dark colored bubble coat, dark colored pants and white sneakers.
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 or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.