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Police looking for man involved in fight with pregnant woman

BURNABY (NEWS1130) – Transit Police are asking for your help in identifying a suspect after a fight with a pregnant woman at Metrotown SkyTrain Station.

On February 20, two young women pushing strollers with their babies entered the elevator on the platform level of the station.

A man in an electric wheelchair pushed his way onto the elevator, allegedly running over the feet of one of the women. An argument ensued, with the woman telling him she was going to call the police and taking a photo of him with her phone.

The argument continued resulting in slaps and punches being exchanged. Before the man left he struck the woman numerous times in the head and face.

The woman was seven months pregnant, and she suffered numerous cuts, bruises and scratches to her face, hands and leg.

The suspect is described as an aboriginal male, approximately 25-35-years-old, black hair, moustache and goatee, brown eyes, wearing glasses, confined to a wheelchair.

Police want to speak to this man regarding this incident and are asking him to come forward.

Anyone with any information concerning the identity of this man or this incident is asked to call Transit Police at 604-515-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.