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CYPRESS HILLS, Brooklyn (PIX11) — An attacker bashed another man in the head with a beer bottle at a Brooklyn subway station early on Thanksgiving, police said.

The 47-year-old victim was on the mezzanine level of the Fulton Street and Norwood Avenue subway station around 2:45 a.m. when he was attacked, officials said. An unidentified man started a physical fight with the victim, then hit him on the head with a beer bottle.

The victim was taken to a hospital. He suffered lacerations to the head.

The attacker fled the scene. Police asked for help identifying him. He has a medium build and is believed to be in his 40s.

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