Police: Mott Haven man dies from injuries following beatingPosted: Updated:
A man beaten on Park Avenue near East 140th Street in March has died, according to police.
Police have identified the man as 52-year-old James Smith, from Mott Haven.
As News 12 previously reported, police say a suspect punched Smith in the face knocking him to the pavement, and continued to beat him until he lost consciousness.
Police say a woman stood by as a lookout.
Smith was rushed to NYC Health and Hospitals/Lincoln with a fractured skull.
Police are still searching for the two people involved.