Police search for suspect who sprayed an 87-year-old man in the face with chemicals

Surveillance video shows Guermo Terron being sprayed in the face twice by the suspect in a red jacket. (1/22/14)

BRONX - Police are looking for the person responsible for spraying an 87-year-old man in the face with chemicals on Monday.

Surveillance video shows Guermo Terron being sprayed in the face twice by a suspect in a red jacket.

Terron, who walks with two crutches, was walking to up the block to visit his granddaughters when he was attacked.

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Police say the suspect is in his late teens or early 20s, approximately 5 foot 8 inches tall and weighs around 200 pounds.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

For the complete surveillance video in this case, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612. 

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