Cops are looking for a guy who allegedly hurled ethnic slurs before spitting on a woman aboard a southbound 1 train.


Cops: Straphanger hurled slur, spit at black woman on Times Square train

December 07, 2018 - 8:52 am

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A subway rider hurled a racial slur before spitting at a black woman as he left a train in Times Square last week.

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Cops on the Hate Crime Task Force want to find him.

It happened on a southbound 1 Train on November 30, around 9:30 a.m.

Cops described the man as dark-skinned, in his early 30s, between 5'7" and 5'8", 180 lbs, with a beard. He was wearing a black knit cap, a black top, and black sweatpants.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS.