Video released in hammer attack

April 24, 2008 2:16:08 PM PDT
A bodega owner in Brooklyn charged with assault, hopes newly-released surveillance video will clear his name in the hammer attack of a 15-year-old boy.The video shows a group of teens attacking 19-year-old Hazam Kassim behind the counter.

It happened on earlier this month in the Brownsville neighborhood.

Kassim's uncle, Salah Ahmad can be seen rushing down the isle with a hammer and then striking the teen on the head.