WASHINGTON (FOX 5 DC) - Video captured a man being viciously attacked, robbed and having a cigarette put out on his buttocks in the District, according to authorities.
DC police said the man was assaulted in the 1500 block of Good Hope Road, SE at about 6:45 pm on Saturday.
Surveillance footage captured a suspect striking the man from behind and the victim falling to the ground. A second suspect then robbed the victim and briefly left, but returned.
Detectives said the video shows the suspect pulling the man’s pants down and putting out what appeared to be a cigarette on his buttocks and pouring alcohol on him.
The victim was later taken to the hospital for treatment.
If you have any information that could aid detectives in their investigation, you’re urged to call police at (202) 727-9099. Crime Solvers is currently offering a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the person or persons responsible for a crime committed in the District.