Brooklyn, NY - NYPD Release More Video Footage Showing Suspects In Midwood Attack
Brooklyn, NY - The NYPD has released more footage showing Monday morning’s vicious beating that left a Midwood resident battered, bruised and with multiple stitches in his head, hoping that the public can help them apprehend the two suspects in connection with the assault and robbery.
As previously reported on VIN News, a 55 year old Orthodox Jewish man was beaten and robbed of his cell phone and wallet as he walked in front of 809 Avenue M just before 1 AM on Monday morning.
Additional surveillance video obtained by the NYPD shows the two suspects getting out of a dark colored car at 12:48 AM and walking down Avenue M.
The two men are described as light complexioned with thin builds. One of the men has dark hair and was wearing a light colored sweatshirt, dark pants and white sneakers with black trim. The second man was dressed in a black jacket and pants with side stripes and wearing black shoes or sneakers. Both men can be seen putting their hoods on their heads as they walk down Avenue M.
A total of $4,000 in reward money has been offered for information leading to the arrest of the two suspects by City Councilman David Greenfield, Senator Simcha Felder and Assemblyman Dov Hikind, who visited the victim in his home yesterday.
Anyone with any information if asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS or to text 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577. Tips can also be submitted at the Crime Stoppers website www.NYPDCrimeStoppers.com
New video showing the suspects:
Video previously released shows the actual beating:
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