The New York City Police Department is looking for a group of suspects that left a 16-year-old boy unconscious after attacking him for his pair of the Air Jordan 1 High OG “Chicago Lost and Found,” according to sources.
The incident occurred around 9:15 p.m. on January 7 in front of the McDonald’s at 3543 Broadway in Hamilton Heights, Manhattan, New York.
The group approached the teen and began punching and kicking the boy until he was knocked out. The attackers then took the pair of Air Jordan sneakers that the teen was wearing off his feet and fled the scene, per the police report.
The victim was then rushed to Harlem Hospital and is in now in stable condition following the incident, police said.
The New York City Police Department has released images of the suspects wanted in connection with the assault and robbery.
NYPD is asking for any information related to the crime to be called in to the department’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS. They say that all calls are confidential.
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