68-Year-Old Hospitalized With Broken Nose, Wrist From Brutal Attack – CBS New York


NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man was hospitalized with a broken nose and wrist from a brutal beating caught on camera in Brooklyn.

According to police, the 68-year-old was repeatedly punched and kicked by a man who was riding a Citi Bike.

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It happened near Pitkin Avenue and Barbey Street in East New York just after 9 a.m. Saturday.

Police said the suspect left with the victim’s cellphone and jewelry.

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The victim was in stable condition at the hospital where he was also treated for cuts throughout his body.

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Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.


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