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Police hunt suspect in Brooklyn bias attack

June 1, 2013 5:55:28 AM PDT
The NYPD is searching for the man responsible for a bias attack on a subway train in Brooklyn.

The victim was attacked on a 'J' train in Williamsburg on May 26th.

Police say the suspect made anti-gay remarks, then punched the victim twice in the face.

The attacker took off towards the back of the train and got away.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 6'0", with dark hair tied in a bun, and wearing a blue denim jacket.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477).

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers' website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.

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