Cops are asking for the general public’s assist in apprehending a trio of punks who beat up an off-duty New York Metropolis firefighter in Queens on Friday, in a caught-on-video viscous assault through which the three teenagers have been concerned.
Cops on Sunday launched photos of three teen males who’re suspects within the mob assault. One has a skinny construct with lengthy darkish hair, and was final seen carrying a black t-shirt, shorts and sneakers, cops mentioned.
One other teen additionally wore a black t-shirt, white sneakers and lightweight shorts and has a medium construct with brief straight hair, in accordance with police.
The NYPD mentioned the third suspect within the mob has a skinny construct with brief straight hair. The hooligan was captured in an image carrying a grey t-shirt, Nike shorts and white sneakers, cop mentioned.
A 44-year-old FDNY employee mentioned he was strolling his canine in Juniper Valley Park in Center Village about 9:55 p.m., when he was accosted by a crew of youngsters who have been screaming and setting off fireworks on the street. Police mentioned the sufferer was hit within the head with a glass bottle at seventy fifth Road and Juniper Boulevard North.
The mob surrounded the sufferer as his pooch barked, video beforehand obtained by The Put up reveals.
“Give him a shot! Give him a shot! Give him a shot!” one of many teenagers repeatedly says, footage reveals. One of many band of teenagers shouted that it was “Struggle Evening,” and one other texted “Previous man with a canine received f––ed up,” the video reveals.
No arrests of suspects concerned within the brutal beatdown have been made.
“There have been not less than 100 children … I used to be strolling my canine. They simply picked me out and approached me,” the sufferer advised The Put up Saturday.
“One child took his shirt off and mentioned, ‘it’s Struggle Evening!’ He mentioned he was 19 and mentioned, ‘I may struggle you.’ Everybody took their cell telephones out. There have been cell telephones all over the place,” he beforehand recalled.
“All of them got here at me,” he added. “A child got here up behind me and hit me at the back of the top with a bottle and I let go of the canine.”
“They didn’t care in any respect. The youngsters have been going loopy.”