12 year-old sucker-punched in vicious random assault in Brooklyn
The NYPD released surveillance video of a disturbing attack against a 12-year-old boy in Brooklyn.
Police are looking for the man who sucker-punched the boy Oct. 14 at the corner of East 13th Street and Avenue T in Homecrest. The boy was reportedly waiting at the curb for a friend around 3 p.m. when the man approached.
Officers say the unprovoked attack knocked the boy unconscious and left his face fractured and bleeding.
The individual being sought for this incident is described as a male, 20-30 years in age. While the surveillance video they released is clear, the attacker’s face is not.
Police are looking for additional surveillance footage so they can identify and arrest the violent suspect.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
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