Police seek suspect who attacked 24-year-old man with baseball bat on Piermont and Hudson avenues

The victim was taken to Nyack Hospital for treatment of injuries to his mouth and face. (6/19/14)

YONKERS - Police are searching for the suspect responsible for a brutal baseball bat attack in Rockland County.

They say they found a 24-year-old Nyack man face down and unconscious on Piermont and Hudson avenues near Memorial Park Tuesday night. Witnesses say the victim was allegedly approached by a group of 25 people who taunted him and threw bottles at him before one suspect struck him in the face with a bat.

The victim was taken to Nyack Hospital for treatment of injuries to his mouth and face.

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The assault remains under investigation, and anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has any information about it is asked to contact Orangetown police.

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