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Group attacks, slashes man in the Bronx

Group in Bronx attacks man
Posted at 1:59 PM, May 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-06 14:23:01-04

FOXHURST, the Bronx — A man was slashed in the face, knocked to the ground, beaten and stomped on by a group of people in the Bronx early on Monday, police said.

The 29-year-old victim was on East 163rd Street near Intervale Avenue when a group of men and women attacked, officials said. They used a glass bottle the slash him.

After beating him, most of the group left, but one man came back and poured an unknown liquid on the incapacitated victim's face, police said. The victim was taken to a local hospital with bruising to the body and lacerations to the face.

Police have asked for help identifying the attackers.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).