WANTED: Bias Assault (Manhattan)

 

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individuals depicted in the attached surveillance video in regards to a bias assault that occurred within the confines of the Midtown North Precinct. Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Tuesday, March 8, 2016, at 4:45 a.m. the victim, a 36-year-old male, was in front of 765 9 Avenue when the two suspects assaulted him while invoking his sexual orientation. The suspects then fled the scene. The victim was brought to St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital where he was treated for a fractured nose and bruising to the face.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident 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 Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

Bias Assault