51-year-old Orthodox man beaten in Brooklyn bias attack; 2 arrested, 1 on the run

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Authorities say 3 men punched and kicked a 51-year-old man on President Street in Crown Heights at approximately 1 a.m. (Crown Heights Shomrim Patrol)

Two men are under arrest and another is still on the loose after police say they attacked an Orthodox Jewish man in Brooklyn early Wednesday morning.

Authorities say 18-year-old Navar Walters, 20-year-old Teshon Bannister and an unidentified third man punched and kicked a 51-year-old man on President Street in Crown Heights at approximately 1 a.m.

Police have charged Walters and Bannister with assault as a hate crime.

The victim was taken to NYU Langone Hospital, where he was treated for minor injuries.

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