Suspect sought for assaulting officers with a cane on the Brooklyn Bridge: NYPD

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Photos courtesy of the NYPD

Cops are looking for a man who assaulted officers with a cane in Brooklyn this week.

According to police, at 10:10 a.m. on July 15, officers were attempting to make an arrest on the Brooklyn Bridge when an unidentified man approached them and hit multiple officers with a cane. The suspect then fled the scene and the officers were taken to local hospitals where they were treated and released.

On July 16, the NYPD released photos and video of the suspect:

The suspect was last seen wearing a purple shirt, tan pants and a red bandana around his face.