Two Suspects Arrested in Assault on Jew in Midwood

BROOKLYN -
A screencap taken from the surveillance video of the attack, obtained by Hamodia from Shomrim.
A screencap taken from the surveillance video of the attack, obtained by Hamodia from Shomrim.

Police sources confirmed to Hamodia Thursday evening that two males have been arrested in connection to Monday morning’s vicious assault and robbery of a Jew on Avenue M between East 8th and East 9th Streets in Midwood.

CBS reported that police arrested Eldin Sabovic , 17, and Baskin Huseinovic, 19, both of Brooklyn.  Security video from the home of Ariel Kohan at 811 Avenue M showed two perpetrators savagely beating the 60-year-old victim after stealing his cellphone and wallet.


Updated Friday, January 1, 2016 at 12:10 am