NYPD: Man accused of assaulting woman, striking her with car

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CO-OP CITY -

Police are asking for the public's help in tracking down a man they say assaulted a woman in Co-Op City back in August.

Police tell News 12 the man got into an argument with the 29-year-old woman in front of a 7-Eleven on Baychester Avenue.

News 12 is told he whipped out a knife and then hopped into a black Toyota Camry with a livery cab license plate, striking the victim as he backed out of the parking space.

The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries to her back, hand and leg.

Police say the suspect is still on the loose and is believed to be in his late 30s.

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

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