A woman was punched on her arm just hours before Shabbos as she walked on Lincoln Place in Crown Heights. The assault was unprovoked, and no words were exchanged.
The assault occurred on Lincoln Pl near Kingston Ave, just steps away from Calabria Pizzeria in Crown Heights.
A woman in her 20’s was walking by, when a man described as a black male a little under six feet tall, suddenly ran towards her and punched her on the arm.
As per the victim, her assailant had matted dreadlocks, and was wearing a black jacket, pants, and shoes.
The attacker did not say anything during or after the assault.