The NYPD is searching for two suspects caught on video camera in a violent attack on the Upper West Side.
Surveillance video cameras caught among the opponents sucker-punching a female in the head from behind and knocking her to the ground.
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The other suspect is seen trying to pull the female’s bag far from her on Amsterdam Opportunity near West 69th Street late Thursday night.
The suspects escaped empty handed when the woman refused to let go of her handbag.
The 57-year-old suffered fractured bones on her face.
Anybody with any information about this event is asked to call NYPD’s Criminal activity Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) for Spanish. You can also submit a tip by means of the Criminal activity Stoppers site, by Tweeting @NYPDTips or by texting a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577.