NEW YORK – New York City police say are looking for the suspect who slashed a Swedish tourist on the neck as she rode the subway in Brooklyn.
Police said Tuesday that the unidentified woman was treated at a hospital and released.
The attack occurred Monday evening as the 29-year-old victim and her father headed to Kennedy Airport on an A train. Police say the train was stopped at the Euclid Avenue station when the suspect approached the woman and slashed her with a sharp object.
The suspect then ran out of the train.
Police released a photo of the suspect. He is described as a black man between the ages of 25 and 30 who was wearing a black sweater, a dark colored baseball cap and black sweatpants.