MOUNT HOPE, the Bronx — Two individuals who allegedly assaulted an MTA employee are on the loose and police on Wednesday asked for the public's help to identify them.
The incident occurred on Sunday, June 24 at approximately 8:40 a.m. inside the 174-175 Street "D" subway station, police said.
One of the people allegedly punched a 39-year-old man in the face following a dispute.
The second person threw a bottle at the man, police said.
Both fled the scene on foot northbound on Grand Concourse, according to police.
The first alleged attacker was last seen wearing a dark colored hooded sweater, a red shirt, dark colored pants and carrying a yellow backpack.
The second is described as a male with orange hair. He was last seen wearing a dark colored hooded sweater, dark colored pants, and carrying a multi-colored backpack.
If you have any information regarding this incident, please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or text TIPS577 to 274637. For Spanish, call 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).