DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN — A 65-year-old man was standing on the street when he commented on a woman’s bag hitting his leg. The woman became “irate,” allegedly punching him in the face and injuring his eye.
The 65-year-old victim was standing outside 92 Livingston Street when the suspect walked past him, hitting his leg with her bag.
The victim made a comment to the suspect, after which she became irate and began punching the victim in the eye. After the assault, she fled the scene on foot.
Police say the woman was wearing grey dress shoes, a black tank top and tan pants.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.