`HARLEM, Manhattan (PIX11) — An MTA train conductor was pepper-sprayed in the eyes at a Manhattan subway station on Christmas morning, police said.
The suspect pepper-sprayed the 37-year-old conductor aboard the No. 2 train at the 135th Street subway station in Harlem at around 3 a.m., according to the NYPD. The victim was taken to the hospital in stable condition.
The suspect fled the scene on foot, police said. No other information was immediately available.
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 WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter @NYPDTips.