WANTED: NYPD seek man who viciously attacked another man, 87, in Brooklyn

Kimberly Dole
August 13, 2019 - 3:50 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An 87-year-old man was kicked and pushed to the ground in a vicious attack in the Clinton Hill section of Brooklyn, the NYPD said. 

Police say that on August 9, at approximately 8:09 a.m., the victim was standing in front of 12 Lexington Ave when an unidentified male came from behind and kicked the victim to the ground.

The suspect fled in an unknown direction and EMS transported the victim to Methodist Hospital in serious but stable condition where he was treated for a broken arm and laceration to the head police say.  

Officials say there was no exchange between the suspect and the victim and at this time, the incident is believed to be unprovoked.

Authorities urge anyone with information to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477.

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