MANHATTAN (PIX11) — Police are searching for a suspect who clobbered a 63-year-old man in the head with a baton inside the Grand Central subway station early Wednesday morning, according to the NYPD.
The suspect approached the victim inside Grand Central Station around 1:04 a.m. and started arguing with him, police said.
As the victim tried the leave the station, the assailant pulled out an expandable baton and bashed the victim’s head before running away, police said. First responders transported the victim to a hospital in what authorities described as stable condition.
The NYPD released photos of the suspect. No arrests have been made.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at https://crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/ or on Twitter @NYPDTips.