Group of seven assaults and robs man in Jackson Heights: NYPD

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The NYPD is looking for seven men who beat up and robbed a man in Jackson Heights earlier this month.

On Saturday, July 25, around 2:20 a.m., a 40-year-old man was walking on the northwest corner of 90th Street and 37th Avenue when a group of six men approached him and began to punch and kick him until he fell, according to the NYPD.

While the man was lying on the ground, the group stole the his cell phone and approximately $100, cops said.

The man was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst by EMS personnel in critical condition.

All of the suspects are described as being between 16 and 20 years old, according to the authorities. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.

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.

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