BROOKLYN (PIX11) — Police are looking for a man who bashed an unsuspecting subway rider over the head with a hammer.
The 19 year old male victim was exiting a southbound ‘C’ train at the Euclid Avenue station Dec. 6, 2014 at about 12:50 p.m. when the suspect, who is known to the victim by face only, hit him in the head with a hammer several times, then fled the scene.
The victim was transported to Brookdale Hospital where he was treated for a laceration to his head and released.
Anyone with information on the suspect’s identity is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.
The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.AlertMe