Man, 70, punched out during Queens argument, suspect sought

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are looking to identify a suspect accused of repeatedly punching a 70-year-old man during an argument on a Queens street last week.


Just before 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 12, the victim was engaged in a verbal dispute with the suspect in front of 141-28 Northern Blvd. in Flushing, authorities said.

According to officials, the suspect punched the victim multiple times in the face before fleeing on foot in an unknown direction.

EMS transported the victim to NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital – Queens in stable condition.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

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