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NYPD: Group Assaults Man, Robs Him Of Phone, Clothes In Chinatown

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.

Video shows the victim running from the group before he's pulled to the ground. Individuals can be seen kicking and stomping the victim.

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Police say a man was assaulted and robbed by a group of people in Chinatown on Jan. 22, 2021. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)

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.

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Police say a man was assaulted and robbed by a group of people in Chinatown on Jan. 22, 2021. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)

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.

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Police say a man was assaulted and robbed by a group of people in Chinatown on Jan. 22, 2021. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)

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.

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