In an apparent random attack, a thug struck a 70-year-old woman in the head with an unknown object at E. 14th St. and Second Ave., police said.
According to cops, on Fri., July 9, around 10:40 a.m., the attacker approached the victim in front of 310 E. 14th St. and bashed her in the head.
The senior woman fell to the ground and the assailant fled. E.M.S. responded and transported the victim to an area hospital in stable condition with scrapes on her wrist and elbow.
Police released surveillance camera images of the alleged suspect.
Police ask that anyone with information call the N.Y.P.D.’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). Tips can also be submitted on the Crime Stoppers Web site at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter at @NYPDTips. All tips are strictly confidential.