NYPD Seek Man Caught On Video Kicking 81-Year-Old Man

Kimberly Dole
November 08, 2019 - 10:44 am

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- The NYPD is searching for a man that was caught on video kicking over an 81-year-old man in the Bronx.

Police say the incident occurred on Thursday, November 7, at 8:53 a.m., in front of 2301 Jerome Avenue.

The victim was standing and reading a newspaper when the suspect approached him from behind and kicked him in the back.

According to police, the victim fell to the ground, injuring his wrist and shoulder.

He was transported to BronxCare Health System.

The suspect fled the scene, heading north on North Avenue, officials say.

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