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Police seek  this man in connection to an assault of a 66-year-old man at Resorts World Casino in Queens. (Photo: DCPI)

Police seek this man in connection to an assault of a 66-year-old man at Resorts World Casino in Queens. (Photo: DCPI)

QUEENS – An unidentified man beat up a security guard and stole his car keys at a race track in Queens Saturday night, according to police.

NYPD says the attacker approached a 66-year-old man in front of the Aqueduct Racetrack at approximately 7 p.m. Saturday and began assaulting him. During the attack, the victim dropped his keys to his 2008 Lexus, allowing the man to take them, cops said.

The bald-headed thief, who approximately 6 feet tall, then entered the car and sped away to parts unknown, police said.

The victim was taken to an area hospital where he was treated for a broken nose and a broken eye socket.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.