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Police Investigating Assault in East Rockaway

An altercation occurred early New Year's day.

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East Rockaway - January 1, 2014 - The Fourth Squad is investigating an Assault that occurred in East Rockaway on Wednesday, January 01, 2014 at 3:50 am.
According to detectives, a 23 year old male victim  was standing outside in front of Mr. Beery’s Bar located at 451 Atlantic Avenue when he became involved in a physical altercation with two unknown male subjects. Both subjects are described as male whites, 20 years of age, thin builds, 5’9”- 5’10” tall. Subject two who was also wearing a camouflaged cap cut the victim with an unknown object. The subjects then fled on foot towards Main Street. The victim was transported by the East Rockaway Fire Department Ambulance to a local hospital and treated for lacerations to his neck. The investigation is ongoing. 
Detectives request that anyone with information regarding this crime to contact the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.