After being viciously attacked by a group of robbers, a 60-year-old man is in critical condition—they ended up taking just $1 from their victim.

The NYPD released surveillance video of the horrific assault showing the group hitting, kicking, and punching around 1:30 a.m. on the defenseless victim. In the Morrisania neighborhood of the Bronx on Christmas Eve.

Investigators said that when the group approached them and demanded that they give up their property, the 60-year-old and a 29-year-old man were walking. Police said the attackers started their brutal beating when the two refused.

Images recovered from the scene also showed one of the suspects apparently picking up a trash can from New York City to hit the victim.

Police said the vicious muggers escaped on East 154th Street with just $1.

The 60-year-old was rushed to a hospital nearby. It was confirmed that the younger victim refused medical treatment.

Tags: Categories: U.S.
Join our program