Elderly woman punched unconscious on NYC sidewalk

NEW YORK (AP) — Police in New York City are looking for a man who was caught on a surveillance video punching a 69-year-old woman in the face outside a deli, knocking her unconscious.

The store's surveillance video captured images of the man leaving the deli Saturday morning and then punching a woman who was standing just outside the entrance to the business located in the Queens neighborhood of Jamaica. The woman then falls to the sidewalk unconscious.

Police say the woman suffered a serious head injury and is listed in stable condition at a hospital.

Police say the suspect fled the scene. He has been identified as 28-year-old Richard Springer of Queens.

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