VIDEO: Man, 23, on e-bike beaten in unprovoked attack on Queens street; 3 sought


NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Officials are looking to identify a group of men who beat an e-biker in an unprovoked attacked on a Queens street, earlier this week, authorities said.

At approximately 9:35 p.m., on Tuesday, July 26, a 23-year-old man exited a bodega located at 30-36 14th St. in Long Island City and was getting onto his e-bike when he was attacked, unprovoked, by the three suspects, the NYPD said.

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According to officials, the first suspect pulled the victim off of the e-bike and onto the ground, while the second suspect struck the victim in the head with an unknown object.

The third suspect then struck the victim with a bottle.

The first two suspects fled the location riding on the stolen e-bike heading southbound on 14th Street while the third man fled the location on foot heading westbound on 30th Road.

The victim sustained lacerations to his head and was treated at Mount Sinai Hospital - Queens.

The suspects are all described as males in their late teens to early 20s.

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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