A 35-year-old man was shot in the leg at a Brooklyn train station last week, and now the police are hoping the public can help them find the assailant.

2015_12_livonia.jpgAccording to the NYPD, the assault occurred on Thursday, December 17, at around 12:50 a.m.: Apparently the victim had gotten into an argument with another man at the Livonia L station which resulted in the other man shooting him in the right lower leg.

The suspect fled and the victim went to Brookdale Hospital on his own.

Police released photographs of the suspect, who is described as being about 20-30 years old and about 5'6"-5'8" tall and was last wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, white t-shirt and jeans.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.