Teen sucker-punches 88-year-old man in random assault on 196th St /Briggs

Police are searching for a teen who punched an 88-year-old man in the face in an unprovoked attack in the Bronx, cops said Friday.

The assailant sucker-punched the elderly victim at the corner of Briggs Ave. and E. 196th St. in Fordham Manor around 1:30 p.m. Monday, police said.

The teen then ran away, according to officials. His victim refused medical attention.

Cops on Friday released surveillance photos of the attacker. He is described as Hispanic, between the ages of 15 炒外汇入门 and 20, with brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a dark blue jacket, a blue hoodie and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers on (800) 577-TIPS.


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