Police seek 5 suspects in beating of Vietnam veteran

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Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a group of five men accused of assaulting a 70-year-old man.

The incident happened on March 7 at a residential building near Beach Avenue and Archer Street.

News 12 is told the suspects punched the victim and hit him with a metal object, leaving him in critical condition. Sources say they broke down the man's door to get to him.

The victim was found unconscious by a neighbor in the building's lobby.

No arrests have been made in the case.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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