By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for three suspects in connection to a violent home invasion in Brooklyn.

It happened Sunday near West 27th Street and Surf Avenue in Coney Island.

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Police are searching for three suspects in connection to a violent home invasion that happened in Brooklyn on Dec. 26, 2021. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)

Investigators say one of the suspects pretended to be a maintenance worker conducting a COVID survey.

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When the victim opened the door, the two others pushed their way in, assaulting the victim and taking his phone.

The victim, a 28-year-old man, was taken to a local hospital to be treated for cuts to his hands.

The NYPD has released security video showing the three suspects. One can be seen with blood on his hands.

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Anyone with any information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.

CBSNewYork Team