Disturbing new video exhibits the second a black-clad trio descend on a 19-year-old within the East Village — pulling him to the bottom and taking turns punching and stabbing him.
The broad-daylight savagery occurred Sunday outdoors 254 East third Street round 5:45 p.m., stated police, as they launched video in hopes of nabbing two of the attackers.
The harrowing clip exhibits one of many assailants tossing a metallic scooter on the sufferer, knocking him to the bottom and one of many suspects holding the teenager as the opposite repeatedly slugs him within the face.
A 3rd particular person then jumps into the fray — knifing the sufferer a number of instances within the again and shoulder earlier than the three then bolt.
One of the attackers was arrested Monday — a 14-year-old boy, whose identify was not launched due to his age. He was charged with assault, cops stated.
The two others stay within the wind, and the NYPD is asking the general public to assist determine them.
The teen sufferer, who was not cooperating with cops, in accordance with sources, was handled at Bellevue Hospital.
The East Village assault comes amid a troubling surge in gun and knife violence in opposition to teenagers throughout the Big Apple.