CONCOURSE, the Bronx (PIX11) — A man was assaulted by a wrench-wielding suspect aboard a subway train in the Bronx on Monday, police said Friday.
The 53-year-old victim was approached by the suspect while on board a D train at the 167th Street subway station at around 8:30 p.m., according to officials. The suspect pulled out a wrench and hit the victim in the hand, which caused a laceration. The suspect fled the scene, and the man was taken by EMS to a hospital, where he was reported to be in stable condition.
Police asked for help from the public in finding the suspect.
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