Group of teens wanted for assault, robbery of 40-year-old man in East New York

Police say the victim was walking near Liberty Avenue and Berriman Street when he was attacked.

Police say the victim was walking near Liberty Avenue and Berriman Street when he was attacked. (12/30/13)

BROOKLYN - Cops are reaching out to the public for help finding the suspects who attacked a man in East New York last week.

According to police, a 40-year-old man was walking near Liberty Avenue and Berriman Street on Dec. 21 when two men punched him in the face, knocking him to the ground. They say a large group of teens then began to punch him again and stole his cellphone.

The suspects were caught on surveillance camera, and are all described as black males and females between the ages of 16 and 18.

Anyone with information on the assault is urged to come forward. 

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