NEW YORK - A New York City Parks Department employee was the victim of a random attack inside Riverside Park in Manhattan, said police.
The suspect walked up to the employee and punched him in the face.
Video of the attack showed the 29-year-old worker fighting back by kicking and then spin-kicking the assailant.
The suspect then fled on a scooter.
The assault took place on June 6 at about 8:10 p.m. in the area of Riverside Drive and West 79th Street.
Video of the attack showed the 29-year-old worker fighting back by kicking and then spin-kicking the assailant. (NYPD)
The Parks employee was treated for a cut to his face.
A reward of up to $3,500 was offered by Crime Stoppers for information that leads to the arrest of the suspect.
NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline: 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
Tips can also be submitted online at the CrimeStoppers website or on Twitter @NYPDTips.