News Woman slashed in face, robbed on A train in Brooklyn, NYPD says The NYPD has released a surveillance image of a man they said they are seeking in connection with the slashing and robbery of a woman on an A train on April 12, 2017. Photo Credit: NYPD By Nicole Brown firstname.lastname@example.org @ncb417 Updated April 13, 2017 7:45 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email A woman was slashed in the face and robbed on a northbound A train in Brooklyn on Wednesday, police said. A man approached the woman, 51, on the train at about 5:45 p.m., police said. He struck her in the face with a sharp object and took her cellphone, they said. The man then fled the train at the Nostrand Avenue station at Fulton Street in Bed-Stuy. The woman suffered a laceration to the left side of her face and was taken to Kings County Hospital Center in stable condition, police said. Police released a surveillance image of the suspect Wednesday night. He was last seen wearing a red hooded jacket and black jeans, and is described as 25 to 30 years old, 5 feet, 11 inches to 6 feet tall and 250 to 300 lbs. By Nicole Brown email@example.com @ncb417 Nicole Brown is the Internet News Manager at amNY.com, covering local news since 2016. She has written for MSNBC.com and was editor-in-chief of NYU’s Washington Square News. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.