BOSTON (WBZ NewsRadio) — The Boston Police Department is asking for the public's help identifying a suspect in an alleged attack outside Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
BPD said the incident happened Monday October 5th at around 10 a.m. in the area of 450 Brookline Avenue in Boston. Responding officers were made aware that a female victim was physically assaulted while she was standing in front of 1 Jimmy Fund Way.
The suspect was described as a black male wearing an all-black jumpsuit. BPD said he "ran up to the victim and struck her with a closed fist on the right side of her head. This was an unprovoked attack."
Officers said the suspect then fled on foot down Jimmy Fund way and took a right on Brookline Avenue. The victim was treated for minor injuries at a local area hospital.
"If you have any information regarding the above pictured individuals please contact B-2 Detectives at 617-343-4275," said BPD. "Individuals who wish to provide information in an anonymous manner may do so by calling our CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS. You may also text ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463)."
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