VIDEO: Teen Sucker Punched At Flushing Subway Station

June 14, 2018 - 8:15 am

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police have released surveillance video of a man wanted for sucker punching a teenager at a subway station in Queens.

The random attack happened last Saturday at the Main Street "7" Station in Flushing.

According to police,  the 14-year-old boy was walking down the stairs when the suspect -- who didn't say a word -- hit him in the face and ran off. 

The teen was treated at Flushing Hospital for pain and swelling to his face.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 20s, 5'7," 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, a beige shirt, beige pants, black sneakers and had on a black and gray backpack. 

Anyone with information in regards 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 Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.