Police Searching For Group Who Beat Man Unconscious At Atlantic Ave Subway Station

BOERUM HILL/PARK SLOPE – The NYPD is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals seen in the photos and video below in connection with a recent assault at the Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center subway station.

At approximately 10:10pm on Saturday, July 27, police say that a 34-year-old man was sitting on a bench on the northbound D platform of the station at Pacific Street when he got into a verbal dispute with three unknown males. The trio then punched and kicked the victim in his head and face, knocking him unconscious. They fled the scene in an unknown direction.

When the victim regained consciousness, he called a friend who transported him to a hospital in Jersey City where he was treated for facial fractures, according to the police.

See video of the suspects below.

Anyone with information in regard to the identity of the individuals is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are kept strictly confidential.

share this story

Pamela Wong

Pam is a staff reporter at Bklyner, covering North-Western parts of Brooklyn. You can reach her at Pamela@bklyner.com. Tips are always welcome. She also writes about art at arthag.typepad.com.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *