The Police Department in New York City, USA, released the video captured by a security camera in a warehouse showing the precise moment in which two subjects stab a child under 17 to steal his shoes; In addition, the attackers made damage inside the place.
On Tuesday, in a Twitter post, the New York Police Department (NYPD) reported that the attack occurred on Sunday, June 13 at 3 p.m. at a warehouse located at 2701 Decatur Avenue, near East 195th Street, in the Jerome Park neighborhood.
According to information from local media Pix11, the 17-year-old victim was approached by two African-American men. They beat him and left him barefoot inside the grocery store.
They also kicked the victim before throwing flour and butter on the boy. At the scene, two other men are seen who would be workers at the site but they could do little to prevent the attack.
Then one of the criminals picked up a sharp object from behind the counter and stabbed the boy in the abdomen.
Seconds later, both assailants fled to an unknown destination but did not realize that they had been recorded. On the other hand, the unidentified victim was hospitalized and his condition is stable.
“Any information DM @NYPDTips or call 800577 TIPS anonymously”, the NYPD posted on Twitter to find the whereabouts of those involved.
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