Police: Man paralyzed on his right side following Bed-Stuy assault

An assault in Bed-Stuy has left a man paralyzed on his right side, officials say.

The incident happened Friday as a group entered a store on 11-26 Fulton St.

Police tell News 12 that two women told a man to hit a 42-year-old man.
The man then punched the victim in the face, causing him to hit his head on the ground, lose consciousness and fall into a brief coma.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.