A number of muggers pummeled a 29-year-old man — fracturing his jaw — after which swiped his cellular phone throughout a broad-daylight assault within the East Village this week, video launched by cops exhibits.
The crew surrounded their sufferer at 1st Avenue and East third Avenue round 12:40 p.m. Wednesday and punched him repeatedly, cops stated.
Within the video, launched late Wednesday, he’s proven on the bottom throughout a part of the assault. When he will get up, somebody hits him within the face once more.
The suspects grabbed the sufferer’s cellular phone earlier than taking off on East third Avenue, police stated.
The sufferer was taken to Bellevue Hospital in secure situation, with a fractured jaw.
The muggers took off and had been nonetheless on the free Thursday.