LONG ISLAND CITY, Queens (NYPD) — A suspect allegedly attacked a 16-year-old girl on a subway platform in Queens Monday, police said.
The incident occurred on the northbound platform at 39th Avenue and 31st Street station in Long Island City, which has N and W trains running through it, at around 8:35 a.m. The assailant punched the teen in the mouth, pulled her hair, and bit her while trying to take her her cellphone, police said.
The victim suffered a laceration to the hand but was not treated at a hospital, cops said.
Police released a photo of the suspect sought in the incident but did not provide a description.
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