An unhinged assailant randomly struck a straphanger at the back of the pinnacle with a hammer as he waited for a Manhattan practice, cops mentioned early Tuesday.
The person was on the southbound A practice platform on the 175th Avenue station in Washington Heights at 11 a.m. Sunday when a stranger got here up from behind and attacked, authorities mentioned.
“I’m gonna f–okay somebody up,” the suspect declared, based on cops.
The sufferer, 46, went to the sales space clerk for assist, cops mentioned. He was handled on scene by EMS for head ache however refused additional medical consideration.
The suspect took off and remained at massive Tuesday.
A photograph launched by cops reveals him getting into the station earlier than the assault.