Police search for suspects in wild Midtown car ride - New York News

Police search for suspects in wild Midtown car ride

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Police are looking for two suspects involved in a wild car ride in Midtown, hitting an officer and two people early Sunday morning.

Authorities say the incident started around 6:00 a.m. when the suspect and an accomplice punched a man and took his watch and bag. One of the men then ran away while the other jumped into a car the drove away running over the officer's foot.

The driver then struck a woman who was standing on the street. Police say he then swerved onto 29th Street where he struck a cyclist.

The runaway car crossed Park Avenue before it crashed into a light pole and the front of a store.

Authorities said the bicyclist was taken to the hospital with a broken pelvis, arm and both of his legs. According to the NY Post, the cyclist, Mohamed Al-Matin, was in critical condition at Bellevue Hospital.

The two men are still at large.

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