Man punched, kicked in the face in anti-gay attack: NYPD

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MANHATTAN – A 37-year-old man was punched and kicked several times in the face while being called anti-gay slurs at a Manhattan train station last month, police said.

Police believe the man in this sketch attacked a 37-year-old man last month. (Photo: DCPI)

Police believe the man in this sketch attacked a 37-year-old man last month. (Photo: DCPI)

NYPD said the victim was in the vicinity of West 50th St. and Broadway subway station when he was attacked on September 23.

Police describe the culprit as a Hispanic male and to be between 30 to 40 years old with long dark hair. He is also about 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 9 inches tall, according to cops.

Police also released surveillance video and a sketch in hopes of identifying the attacker.

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