A stranger randomly punched a 79-year-old man within the head inside a Queens subway station over the weekend, video launched early Wednesday exhibits.
The senior was contained in the Junction Boulevard station in Corona round 2:30 p.m. Saturday when the brute all of the sudden walked previous him and slugged him with out provocation, in accordance with cops and the video.
The sufferer, who was standing contained in the mezzanine to the No. 7 line — close to the service entry door — fell backwards, hitting a wall and dropped to the bottom, in accordance with police and the footage.
He was taken to Elmhurst Hospital Center in secure situation, with a minimize on the again of his head, cops mentioned.
The attacker might have beforehand been arguing with a lady who was with him – and took his anger out on the harmless sufferer, police mentioned.
The suspect, who fled after the incident, is described as about 20 years previous with a darkish complexion and a slim construct.
He was final seen carrying a pink baseball hat, a black hooded sweatshirt with a white Puma brand on the entrance, blue denims and a black backpack.