(CBS) NEW YORK - The NYPD is looking to identify at least four teen boys, ages 15-18, caught on surveillance video attacking a man at around 5:20p.m. Jan. 13 in the St. George section of Staten Island, N.Y., CBS New York reports.
The video shows the victim standing on a curb as the group walks up. Suddenly, one of the three teens leaps toward the man and starts punching him. After three punches, the teen hurls the victim into the middle of the street. Two others of the group join in on the attack, punching and kicking the man as he tries to get back on his feet and to the sidewalk. The brutal attack continues as the man is kicked repeatedly in the head.
According to CBS New York, police say the 52-year-old victim has his cell phone stolen in the attack.
Anyone with information regarding the attack is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). All calls are confidential.