Man punched, kicked in Midtown in anti-gay attack

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Friday, October 2, 2015

NEW YORK (WABC) -- Police are looking for a suspect in a bias attack in Midtown New York.

Around 7 p.m. Sept. 23, at the subway station near West 50th Street and Broadway, a man was punched and kicked several times in the face while the attackers yelled anti-gay slurs at him.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic man, between 30 and 40 years old, about 5 feet 6 inches and 5 feet 9 inches tall, with long dark hair, wearing a black T-shirt, black shorts and red sneakers.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call 800-577-TIPS.