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The NYPD seeks public help to track down a man who chained a 65-year-old man to a metal pipe while he was driving to work in Jamaica, Queens.

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The attacker reached the man at 142 Street around 6:30 a.m. on November 11. According to the police, he threatened the victim with a pipe if he did not hand over his cell phone. The victim refused and the attacker hit her, sending the victim to the ground.

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Police said the suspect grabbed the phone and fled.

The victim was taken to a Jamaica hospital where he was treated for a head injury and released.

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Police described the suspect as a light-skinned, about 5’8″ tall, medium-sized male weighing 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black winter hat, a dark blue hooded sweatshirt, gray Was seen wearing sweatpants and black sneakers

Anyone with information about the attack was asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also give suggestions by logging into the Crime Stoppers website https://crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/ or @ on twitterNYPDTips,

Police said that all calls are strictly confidential.

The NYPD seeks public help to track down a man who chained a 65-year-old man to a metal pipe while he was driving to work in Jamaica, Queens.