The metropolis’s newest subway crimes embrace a teen being bitten and stabbed by a baby-faced suspect when the sufferer confronted a gaggle of individuals vaping on a Brooklyn platform, cops say.
Another man additionally was menaced with a knife for presumably together with the unsuitable man in a photograph he was taking on a Queens prepare, a 70-year-old man acquired bashed on the top with an umbrella throughout a battle in a subway elevator on the Upper East Side, and one other sufferer randomly had his nostril damaged on a prepare in Brooklyn, police sources mentioned Monday.
The bitten 19-year-old sufferer was ready for a C prepare at Pennsylvania Avenue in East New York round 2:45 p.m. Wednesday when he clashed with six individuals who have been vaping close by, authorities mentioned.
The young-looking suspect, proven in surveillance photos launched by the NYPD on Sunday evening, then knifed the sufferer within the torso and bit him on the forearm, cops mentioned.
The sufferer was taken to Interfaith Medical Center, the place he was listed in steady situation.
Photos present the assailant carrying a black jacket over a pink hoodie and black pants.
Last week, a trio of creeps additionally mugged a 21-year-old man of his cellphone as he waited for an F prepare in Queens, authorities mentioned.
The sufferer was standing on the platform on the Parsons Boulevard station in Jamaica Hills round 8 a.m. Nov. 21 when the group surrounded him, punched him within the face and grabbed his telephone, video launched by the NYPD exhibits.
The attacked man refused medical consideration, cops mentioned.
Police are nonetheless trying to monitor down the suspects.
Then round 2 p.m. Sunday on the Court Square subway station in Queens, a 17-year-old menace threatened a 33-year-old straphanger with a knife on a G prepare as a result of the suspect thought the rider took a photograph that included him in it, police sources mentioned.
The suspect was apprehended.
Less than an hour later, at 3:15 p.m. on the No. 2 line on the Nevins Street subway station in Brooklyn, a 60-year-old man was smacked in the face by a brute in his 30s in an unprovoked assault, police sources mentioned.
The sufferer exited the prepare on the station to get away from his assailant. But the maniac adopted him and punched him a number of occasions within the face once more earlier than leaping on a northbound No. 4 prepare to get away.
Police responded and canvassed the world to no avail. A good Samaritan took a photograph of the attacker along with his cellphone.
X-rays at Brooklyn Hospital revealed the sufferer suffered a damaged nostril and cheekbone.
About quarter-hour after that assault, a 70-year-old man was hit within the head with an umbrella throughout a dispute on an elevator in a station on the Upper East Side in Manhattan.
The sufferer was on the 86th Street/Lexington Avenue subway station for the No. 4/5 line when Eutano Bernard, 40, struck him throughout a dispute, the sources mentioned. It wasn’t clear what the tiff was about.
Bernard was arrested and charged with second-degree assault.
The sufferer flagged down NYPD officers, who stopped the alleged assailant and took him into custody with out incident.
The sufferer refused medical consideration for redness to the top.