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Police search for subway hoodlums


May 24, 2013 Staff Report

The police are looking for three males accused of attacking a person on an F train earlier this month. The suspects are believed to be in a subway dance troupe.

The incident occurred on a Manhattan-bound F train on May 7th, according to police.

A passenger got into a dispute with the three performers just before 7:30 p.m. near the 21st Street/Queensbridge stop. Investigators say the suspects attacked him, punching him in the head and body.

The suspects fled and the passenger was treated at Cornell Weill Medical Center. The police describe the suspects as between the ages of 17-19 years old.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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