June 5, 2018 By Tara Law
Police are searching for two teenagers who allegedly beat up a 22-year-old man at the Roosevelt Avenue/Jackson Heights subway station last month–breaking his jaw.
The two suspects attacked the victim on the E train platform at around 10:30 p.m. on May 20 after getting into an argument with him. The suspects punched and kicked him in the face.
The pair took off on the Manhattan-bound E train. The victim was transported to NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn, where he received surgery for his fractured jaw.
Police described both of the suspects as black and between 16 and 20 years old. One of the suspects was wearing a blue hoodie with a blue hat, and the other was wearing a black hoodie.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).