News Man strangles woman in bathroom of Manhattan bar, NYPD says The man strangled her until she lost consciousness, police said. A man followed a woman into a bathroom and strangled her, police said. Photo Credit: NYPD By Nicole Brown email@example.com @ncb417 Updated September 19, 2018 10:42 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Police are looking for a man who followed a 27-year-old woman into the bathroom of a Manhattan bar and strangled her until she lost consciousness last month, the NYPD said. The attack happened at Blue Ruin on Ninth Avenue, near West 40th Street, in Hell’s Kitchen at about 2:30 a.m. on Aug. 26, cops said. The woman received medical treatment at a later date, according to police. Surveillance images of the suspect were released by the NYPD on Tuesday. By Nicole Brown firstname.lastname@example.org @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.