NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police say a man was assaulted and robbed by a group of people in Chinatown on Friday.
According to police, a 26-year-old man was attacked by a group of about 12 people around 11:30 a.m. near Canal Street and Allen Street.READ MORE: Anti-Violence Advocates Rally In Harlem Following Death Of 10-Year-Old Boy On Saturday
Video shows the victim running from the group before he’s pulled to the ground. Individuals can be seen kicking and stomping the victim.
They also allegedly cut the victim with an unknown sharp object.
Police say the group stole the victim’s phone, along with his pants, underwear and shoes.READ MORE: Despite More Sexual Harassment Accusers Coming Forward, Gov. Cuomo Says Again He Has No Plans To Resign
The attackers fled the scene in multiple vehicles.
The victim was taken to a local hospital in stable condition with injuries to his head, torso and hands.
Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.MORE NEWS: Gov. Cuomo: Dining Capacity At Restaurants Outside New York City To Be Increased To 75% Starting March 19
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