Police are looking for a suspect who assaulted a woman in the Canal Street subway station on Saturday, Nov. 19.
The incident happened on the J Train platform at about 3:30 a.m. According to cops, the suspect came up behind his victim, pinned her to the turnstile and tried to forcibly kiss her. He then threw her to the ground and kicked the victim in the stomach and back. She did not seek medical attention at the time of the attack.
Police are looking for a white male, approximately 5-foot-10, 175 pounds with short brown hair. If you have any info about this crime, call NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). Or you can send a text to 274637 (CRIMES) – enter “TIP577.”