Woman attacked on A train approaching Downtown Brooklyn

Police are in search of two suspects for the assault in Downtown Brooklyn

Police are seeking the public to help identify two men who brutally attacked a woman on a southbound A train approaching Jay Street–MetroTech train station in Downtown Brooklyn on March 2. 

According to police, the men approached a 28-year-old woman in the subway, and punched her in the face multiple times, unprovoked. 

A 29-year-old who witnessed the assault at around 5:25 pm attempted to intervene, but he was also repeatedly punched in the face until the brutes fled the station at Jay Street. 

EMS workers transported the female victim to the Emergency Department at NYU Langone Health–Cobble Hill in stable condition. The male victim refused treatment. 

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. All calls are strictly confidential.