Police looking for man who pushed 75-year-old woman up escalator stairs

Posted at 4:45 PM, Jul 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-14 08:40:51-04

MTA Police are asking for help in identifying a suspect who attacked a 75-year-old woman at the Reisterstown Metro Station.

"This brutal and unprovoked attack caused the woman to fall backward on the escalator, ascending to the station," police officials said. "She was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment."

Police said the incident occurred just before midnight on May 25.

Anyone with information on the identity of the man is asked to contacted the criminal investigations unit 24-hour communications line at 410-454-7720.

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