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Woman sought in liquid attack at Bronx subway station

Posted: 6:30 AM, Apr 19, 2019
Updated: 2019-04-19 06:33:10-04

The BRONX — Police are looking for the woman accused of pouring an unknown liquid substance on an 18-year-old woman at a Bronx subway station earlier this month.

Police are looking for the woman accused of pouring an unknown liquid at another woman at a Bronx subway station. (NYPD)

Police said the victim was involved in a verbal dispute with a woman while onboard a southbound No. 6 train on Apr. 8 just before 4 p.m.

As the train doors opened at the Hunts Point Avenue subway station, the woman poured an unknown liquid substance on the victim and exited the train, according to police.

The liquid caused skin irritation and burning, police said.

The victim was taken to Lincoln Medical Center for minor skin irritation and pain.

The woman sought for questioning is described to be in her late teens to early 20s and was last seen wearing all dark clothing.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com , or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).