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Assault At Bronx Bodega Caught On Surveillance Video

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- Police are looking for a man in connection with an assault that was caught on surveillance video at a Bronx bodega.

The incident occurred last month at a store on East Tremont Avenue.

The suspect got into a verbal argument with a 61-year-old man after bumping into him, police said.

The argument then turned physical.

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Suspect wanted in connection with an assault at a Bronx bodega in December 2015. (credit: NYPD)

Surveillance video shows the suspect throw the victim to the floor. He then punches and kicks the victim before throwing a shopping cart at him.

The attacker ran off.

The victim refused medical attention.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, visit the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.

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