Cops are searching for four suspects in an assault that took place in Coney Island on Sunday, April 16 at around 6 p.m.
According to police, it was then that a 16 year-old male teen was walking near 3205 West 12th Street when several attackers, described in reports as black males, got into a verbal dispute with him, which resulted in a fight. The perps struck and kicked the victim about the head and body several times.
Six individuals have been arrested and charged.
The four individuals still sought by police are described as four male blacks, one wearing a white t-shirt and dark color pants; one wearing a tank-top, black pants and white sneakers; another wearing a black t-shirt, black pants and black sneakers; and another wearing a white t-shirt, gray pants and white bandanna.
The victim was transported to Interfaith Medical Center, where he was listed in serious but stable condition. He sustained a small puncture to his lung with cuts and bruising to his face and torso.
Anyone with information with respect to it is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then entering TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.