Police seek two men tied to Brooklyn attack
Police are looking for two men in connection to an assault in Brooklyn.
Officers linked Jonathan Torres, 22, and Jorge Soto, 28, to the attack on a 22-year-old man in Sunset Park, Brooklyn not far from the 59th Street subway stop. The attack took place Feb. 7 at around 5 p.m.
Torres allegedly punched the victim many times in the head. Soto is suspected of hitting the victim several times with a baseball bat.
Emergency workers took the male victim to Lutheran Medical Center with severe injuries to his head and arms, authorities said.
Torres is described as a Hispanic male, 5 feet, 8 inches tall with “Jay” tattooed on an arm. Soto is described as a Hispanic male, 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighing 200 pounds. “Lucc” is tattooed under his left eye and “Ingrid” on the left side of his neck.
Cops are asking for anyone with information in regards to this incident to call the department’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS, or to submit tips online.
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