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Teenager assaulted on 81st and Northern Blvd, police say

Suspect (NYPD)

Suspect (NYPD)

May 8, 2016 Staff Report

The police announced Friday that they are searching for two men who assaulted an 18-year-old in Jackson Heights in February.

The suspects allegedly approached the teenage victim on February 1st at 3:40 pm at the intersection of 81st Street and Northern Blvd.

The men then struck the victim multiple times in his torso and pushed the teenager onto the ground, according to police.

The two then fled the location in a silver SUV.

Police describe the first suspect as a white, male, 6’0” tall and 240 pounds. The second is described as a Hispanic

Suspect (NYPD)

Suspect (NYPD)

male, 5’6” tall and 165 pounds.

The NYPD has released photos of the two suspects and are asking anyone with any information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).


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