Transit Police seek suspect in Forest Hills beating

FOREST HILLS—The MBTA Transit Police are seeking a man who allegedly punched and knocked out another man at the Forest Hills T Station on July 16.

After allegedly accusing the victim of attempting to “steal” his girlfriend, the suspect exited the station at the lower busway onto Washington Street.

The suspect is described as a 22-year-old Hispanic man, 5-feet-6-inches tall, medium build, with short brown hair and a goatee. He was wearing a white polo shirt and black jeans.

The suspect was accompanied by another man, described as 2o years old, white, 5-feet-7-inches, with long, wavy blond/brown hair. He was wearing a baseball cap, a dark T-shirt and cargo shorts.

To view a wanted poster with images of the suspect and his companion, see

Anyone with information about the incident can contact Transit Police Det. Purcell at 617-222-1063, or Transit Police Dispatch at 617-222-1212.

From press materials.

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