NYPD beefing up patrols in Crown Heights in light of ‘knock out’ attacks

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CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn (PIX11) – Police are beefing up patrols in Crown Heights after residents expressed concern over the so-called “knock out” game.

Cops are calling it a new form of urban terror.

Teenagers are walking up to strangers and knocking them out with a single punch, just for the fun of it.

There have been eight attacks in Crown Heights alone.

The latest victim was a 78-year-old woman.