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Officials: Man Assaulted, Seriously Injured by Two Suspects in Westbury

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The subjects struck the victim with a blunt object, causing a compound fracture of his leg, NCPD says.

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The Third Squad reports the details of an Assault that occurred in Westbury.
 
According to Detectives, an adult hispanic male was walking on Rutland Street when he was approached from behind by two black males. The two subjects struck the victim with a blunt object in the lower right leg before fleeing on foot in an unknown direction. Victim suffered a compound fracture of his leg and was transported to a local area hospital for treatment and evaluation. No further description of the two subjects is available at this time. The investigation is ongoing.
 
Nassau County Police Department requests anyone with information regarding this incident to contact Nassau County Crime stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.