NYPD: Man Wanted For Throwing Shovel, Fire Extinguisher, Other Debris On Subway Tracks

June 12, 2019 - 11:35 am

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- The NYPD is looking for a man who has been putting debris on subway tracks, including a shovel, fire extinguisher and a bag of concrete mix.

Investigators have connected the suspect to four incidents dating back to last month.

Police say he has been targeting the D, N and R trains.

The suspect, who is believed to be between 20 and 30 years old, was last spotted on surveillance footage this past Sunday, jumping the turnstile at the 9th Street station in Brooklyn.

There were no injuries and no property damage reported as a result of the incidents.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).