Attacker sought after 70-year-old woman punched in the head

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This man is wanted for allegedly punching a 70-year-old woman in the head on a Brooklyn subway platform on March 30, 2014. (NYPD)

PARK SLOPE, Brooklyn (PIX11) — Police are searching a man who punched a 70-year-old woman on a subway platform in Brooklyn.

The man, who was caught on surveillance cameras, punched the victim in the head then ran away, the NYPD said Friday.

The attack happened about 10:45 a.m. on March 30 on the southbound platform of the R Train at the Fourth Avenue-Ninth Street subway station in the Park Slop section of Brooklyn, NYPD said.

Anyone who recognizes the alleged attacker is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS (8477), text their tip to CRIMES (274637) then enter TIP577, or visit nypdcrimestoppers.com.

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Police released these surveillance photos of a man suspected of punching a 70-year-old woman in the head on a Brooklyn subway platform March 30, 2014. (NYPD)