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Police: Man hurt in sucker punch assault at Kings Plaza Mall

The NYPD is currently looking for an individual in connection to an assault at Kings Plaza Mall on Aug. 20.

News 12 Staff

Aug 22, 2022, 9:23 PM

Updated 666 days ago

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The NYPD is currently looking for an individual in connection to an assault at Kings Plaza Mall on Aug. 20. 
Surveillance video shows the incident around 6 p.m. Police say a 36-year-old man was walking at the location, when two unknown individuals approached behind him. One individual then punched the victim in the side of the head, causing serious physical injury. 
The victim was transported to Brookdale Hospital in stable condition, and the individuals at the scene fled to unknown parts of the Kings Plaza Mall after the incident.  
Anyone with information on the suspects in connection to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). 


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