Attacker Pummels Man on Bronx Bus, Knocking Out Eight Teeth

By Sasha Gonzales
sgonzales@bronxjusticenews.com

A man was badly beaten by an attacker who knocked out eight of his teeth on a Bronx bus, police said Sunday.

The July 2 assault happened on an eastbound BX36 bus as it traversed East 180th Street near 3rd Avenue about 11 p.m., according to the NYPD.

Both men got off the bus; the attacker fled and the victim walked to a local hospital, police said.

Authorities have released a photo (above) of the man they believe carried out the beating.

Anyone with information is asked to call NYPD Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

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Sasha Gonzales is a Staff Writer for Bronx Justice News covering breaking news and crime. A Bronx native, Sasha is an avid photographer, museum-goer, and reader. She lives in Kingsbridge.