MTA worker assaulted in Queens, police searching for suspect

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NEW YORK, NY – Police in New York City are continuing their investigation into an assault of an MTA employee inside a subway station at Court Square and Jackson Avenue in Queens. The attack took place on November 13th. On Monday, the NYPD Crime Stoppers released a photo of the suspect, asking the public to assist with identifying the attacker.

Police said at around 4:40 am, on the G line platform, the suspect punched a 56-year-old MTA employee and brandished a knife. The suspect fled the scene.

If you have any information regarding this assault, please contact 800-577-TIPS.

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