Police searching for 4 persons of interest in connection with East Village assault of 2 men

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Wednesday, March 16, 2016

EAST VILLAGE, Manhattan (WABC) -- Police are looking for suspects after two men were attacked on a Manhattan street.

They want to talk to four men about an assault in the East Village early Friday morning.

Detectives say two men were punched and hit with bottles on East 11th Street near Third Avenue.

They both suffered eye socket fractures.

One victim had a broken jaw and needed stitches.

Nothing was stolen.

Person of Interest #1: Male last seen wearing a white t-shirt and light colored pants with a dark belt.

Person of Interest #2: Male last seen wearing a red baseball hat with a black rim, a red sleeveless jacket with a gray hoody, t-shit with black and white stripes and stars, a pink bracelet on his right wrist and jeans.

Person of Interest #3: Male last with a goatee and was last seen wearing a Yankee baseball hat and a black t-shirt with a gold design and white letters on the front and black and white stripes on the sleeve.

Person of Interest #4: Male last seen wearing a blue baseball hat, a dark jacket, white shirt and was holding a cellphone to his right ear.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).