NYC Parks worker is attacked inside Riverside Park on Manhattan’s Upper West Side

UPPER WEST SIDE, Manhattan (WABC) — Police are investigating an attack on a parks department employee inside Riverside Park on Manhattan’s Upper West Side.

The video shows the attack that took place on Monday, June 6 at 8:10 pm near Riverside Drive and West 79th Street.

Police say the attacker punched the 29-year-old parks department worker in the face before leaving on a scooter.

The victim suffered a cut on his face and was treated at the scene by SAMU.

Anyone with information about this incident should call the NYPD Crime Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or in Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

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