NYPD seek man who punched woman outside Brooklyn deli

October 12, 2018 - 6:28 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The NYPD are on the hunt for a man who punched a woman outside a deli in Brooklyn Wednesday.

At around 2:45 p.m., a 19-year-old woman was leaving the Myrtle Avenue establishment when a man punched her in the face with a closed fist, police said. The man then continued walking down the street.

The woman fell to the ground and sustained bruising. 

The suspect is described as black, approximately 20 years old, 5'8", 140lbs, with dreadlocks. He was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweater, dark gray pants and black sneakers.