Suspects attack deli clerk with avocados

16 June, 2017, 06:14 | Author: Ora Austin
  • Surveillance video shows a violent assault on a deli worker in the Bronx.         
                                     CBS New York

Security cameras then catch one of the men grabbing avocados off a display, then hurling them at the clerk.

Police say the incident took place at 4:44 a.m. on May 29th inside the Stadium Gourmet Deli near Yankee Stadium.

Two suspects approached him angrily following a dispute over a food order. He said the deli clerk doesn't speak English and the customer became angry when the cashier tried to translate.

The victim, 21, was transported to the hospital in serious condition. "I'm looking at him", Alzabibi said.

The store clerk suffered fractures to his face and a broken jaw.

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Meanwhile, the suspect and an accomplice, who also threw avocados and trashed the place, remain at large, the New York City Police Department told HuffPost on Wednesday. Another worker tries to dodge the produce projectiles.

"Throws it at his eyes, the guy he needed surgery in his eyes", the store's owner, Hany Girgis, said.

"This action, what he do, it's not normal", an employee told News 4 NY.

Surveillance video released to help identify the men proved successful as one suspect has already been identified.

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