NEW YORK (FOX 5 NY) - The NYPD is on the hunt for the man who punched another man in the head, leaving him to die on the ground in Brighton Beach.
Security camera video of the suspect shows him walking around Riegelman Boardwalk East and 6th Street on July 9 at about 5:45 p.m. He is seen carrying a chair.
Dmitry Goldfarb, 52, was rushed to Lutheran Hospital and then Bellevue Hospital where he died of his injuries.
The suspect and a woman fled the scene northbound on Brighton 6th Street.
Cops described the man as white, in his 30s, approximately 6 feet tall and weighing around 220 pounds.
He has long brown air. He was shirtless and wearing gray shorts and black sneakers at the time of the assault.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. You can remain anonymous.