Man wanted for assault on officer in Downtown Brooklyn subway station

The officer sustained multiple injuries, but is OK. (1/23/14)

BROOKLYN - Cops are looking for a man who allegedly assaulted an officer in Downtown Brooklyn.

According to police, officers were trying to arrest the man at the Hoyt-Fulton subway station on Jan. 17 after a suspected robbery attempt.

They say he punched one cop in the face and pushed him down a flight of stairs. The officer sustained multiple injuries, but is OK.

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Investigators released two surveillance images of the suspect, who is described as being about 6 feet tall and 190 pounds.
 

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