Woman sucker punched in random subway attack

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LOWER MANHATTAN, New York City (WABC) -- A pistillate was sucker punched successful a seemingly random battle aft exiting the subway successful Lower Manhattan Wednesday.

It happened astatine the country of Fulton and Nassau streets conscionable earlier 5:30 p.m., aft the 36-year-old unfortunate said she got disconnected the J bid to prime up her son.

She reported noticing a radical of teens messing around, and she said they approached her, sucker punched successful the face, and continued to punch and footwear her aft she fell to the ground.

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The radical stuck around, she said, and lone fled erstwhile different witnesses came implicit to render aid.

The unfortunate is Asian, but nary words were exchanged anterior to the assault.

There are nary arrests astatine this time, and the probe is ongoing.

Anyone with accusation successful respect to this incidental is asked to telephone the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline astatine 1-800-577-TIPS.

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