NYPD seek man who punched 2 youths waiting for bus

January 08, 2019 - 6:07 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD is searching for a man who punched two youths waiting for a bus Tuesday morning in Brooklyn.

The incident took place at Bushwick Houses.

Police said in news release, "a 16-year-old female and 9-year-old male were standing in the lobby at the location when an unidentified male punched both victim's in the back of the head causing pain and swelling to both. The male fled the location in unknown direction. EMS responded and transported the victims to Brooklyn Hospital where they were treated for their injuries."

The person wanted for questioning is described as a black man, approximately 18-25 years of age, 5'6" and 150lbs; he last seen wearing a yellow shirt, black/gray jacket and black pants.