L'attacco è avvenuto poco prima 6 p.m. Domenica all'interno di una stazione ferroviaria di Manhattan sulla 14th Street e First Avenue mentre la donna di 23 anni stava lasciando la linea del treno L.. As she was walking past a pair of MetroCard machines, a man came up from behind and punched her in the head, ha detto il dipartimento di polizia di New York.
The attacker took the woman’s backpack, which had inside an Apple MacBook Air laptop and debit and credit cards, ha detto la polizia.
The suspect fled the scene and the victim sustained swelling to her head. She refused medical attention at the scene.
The attacker was described as around 30 Anni, 5 piede, 5 inches tall and weighing 200 pounds with a medium build and facial hair.