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Suspect tries to spray Bronx woman holding their son, 2, with unknown substance: NYPD

Posted at 9:09 AM, Jun 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-25 09:09:47-04

WILLIAMSBRIDGE, Bronx –– Police are looking for a suspect wanted for attempted to spray a woman and their 2-year-old son with an unknown substance in the Bronx, cops said Sunday.

The NYPD said 30-year-old Victor Wallace and a 29-year-old woman were inside her home near Bronxwood Avenue and E. 213th Street on June 5 at around 11 a.m. when Wallace attempted to spray the victim in the face with an unknown substance as she was carrying their 2-year-old.

EMS treated and released the victims at the scene.

Wallace ran away from the Williamsbridge home in an unknown direction. He is now wanted by police.

Cops say he is about 6-feet 2-inches tall, weighs around 215 pounds. He has dark complexion, dark hair and brown eyes.

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