A creep in a Halloween mask attacked a random pedestrian with an ax on the Upper West Side this week, police said Tuesday.
The 51-year-old victim was on Broadway near West 61st Street just after 10pm on Monday when the suspect – shown in a photo wearing the tooth mask over his face – threatened to kill him and struck his arm with the ax without provocation. said.
The suspect then romped into 59th Street / Columbus Circle subway station.
He is shown in another picture without having arisen and wearing a blue surgical mask. He also wore a dark coat, blue jeans and black boots.
The victim was taken to Mount Sinai Morningside in stable condition, police said.