UPDATE: The Elmira Police Department charged the man.
They posted on their Facebook:
“A short time after this posting, the person in this photo has been identified, interviewed, and charged,” said EPD on their Facebook. “Thank you for your assistance.”
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – The Elmira Police Department is attempting to identify an assault suspect.
The man in the photos allegedly left a small child unattended in a vehicle and hit a female several times who spoke to him about the matter. Elmira Police is asking anyone with information about the individual to call the Elmira Police Department at (607) 737-5626.
You can also call the anonymous hotline at (607) 271-halt.