Police are searching for an individual wanted in connection with an assault in Astoria on Jan. 19.
Around 6:40 p.m., a man struck a 45-year-old woman inside the mezzanine of the 36th Street N train subway station and fled. The victim sustained bruising to the back of her head, hand and ear. The suspect was described as a man who is believed to be between the ages of 25 and 30. He has an average build, was clean shaven and wearing a knit hat and scarf.