JACKSON HEIGHTS, Queens — Seven people are wanted in connection with the assault and robbery of a Queens man, police said.
The incident took place in the early morning hours of 2:20 a.m. Saturday on the northwest corner of 90th Street and 37th Avenue. A 40-year-old man was physically assaulted by the seven unidentified males. They then fled westbound on 37th Avenue.
The victim was taken to a local hospital in critical condition. The seven unidentified individuals are described as males age 16-20.
Anyone with information in regard to the identity of the individuals 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 CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM [nypdcrimestoppers.com], or on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.