Pokemon Go player brutally beaten in Central Park
NEW YORK (FOX 5 NY) - A man playing Pokemon Go in Central Park early Sunday morning was punched in the face and mugged, and it was all captured on live streaming video.
The 43-year-old who uses the handle 'RickeyBot' was reportedly holding multiple cell phones as he walked along Central Park South and Sixth Ave. at about 2 a.m. Suddenly, you can see the man get punched in the jaw.
Police are trying to track down the attacker. Based on various social media posts, 'RickeyBot' believes he may have been targeted.
The victim is reportedly recovering from a bruised jaw.
-- rickeybot (@rickeybot) September 19, 2016
The following images of the possible suspect were taken from the video and posted on Reddit: