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13-year-old yeshiva student beaten in unprovoked attack in Borough Park

By Mason White 5:48 PM September 2, 2014
Scene of the incident 

By: Hydar Tomar
A Hasidic yeshiva student was beaten in an unprovoked attack in Borough Park, police in new York said.

Brooklyn Police said that the incident unfolded just before 6:30 a.m. on Monday morning.

According to the police investigation, the 13-year-old boy was walking outside the Satmar synagogue located on 53rd Street between 13 and 14 Avenues, when a man suddenly knocked him to the ground.

The suspect fled from the scene while laughing from the victim. The suspect did not say anything during the attack and nothing was stolen from the boy.

The boy told police that he did not know his attacker. Police are looking for the suspect, and so far, no arrests have been made.