May 25, 2019 By Christian Murray
The police are looking for a woman who allegedly attacked a 9-year-old boy who was walking with his parents along a Forest Hills Street Monday.
The woman approached the boy from behind at around 8:20 p.m. at the intersection of 112th Street and 71st Avenue and then grabbed him by the head and scratched him on the right cheek, police said.
The boy’s father confronted the woman who walked off and entered the Forest Hills-71st Avenue subway station.
The boy was taken to pediatric urgent care for treatment for the scratch.
Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-8477, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.