Victim sucker punched at subway turnstile

A man was punched in the face without provocation while inside the Hunts Point subway station in the Bronx, according to the NYPD.

The unsuspecting 55-year-old victim was standing near the turnstile when he was assaulted.

Police released security camera video of the incident which occurred at about 6:30 a.m. on Nov. 25.  The assailant appears to be recording the man on the ground on a phone after the assault. 

The victim was treated at Lincoln Hospital and released.

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

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

Police say you can remain anonymous.