Group of five beats and robs man of $200 in South Ozone Park: NYPD

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The police are looking for a group of five men who assaulted and robbed a man in South Ozone Park last month.

On Thursday, July 23, around 9:50 p.m., a 34-year-old man was standing on the corner of 120th Street and 111th Avenue when a group of four unidentified men approached him, according to police.

The men proceeded to beat down the 34-year-old and steal $200 in cash from his wallet before running of in unknown direction, the NYPD said.

The victim was taken to Jamaica Hospital where he was treated for minor injuries.

Anyone with information in regard to the identity of the suspects is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at nypdcrimestoppers.com, or on Twitter @NYPDTips.