Police seek 7 teens who attacked men in Bronx

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MORRIS HEIGHTS, The Bronx —  Police are looking for a group of seven people who violently attacked two men in the Bronx, police said Monday.

Surveillance footage shows the victims, an 18-year-old man and a 20-year-old man, being attacked at the corner of West Tremont Avenue and University Avenue on July 22 at about 7:15 p.m. The attackers tried to rob the two men before fleeing north on University Avenue, police said.

Both of the victims refused medical attention, police said. Their injuries were not life threatening.

Police are asking for assistance in identifying the group of attackers. The suspects are being described as 17-18 years old.

Confidential tips can be shared with NYPD Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or, in Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). Tips can also be submitted at NYPDCrimestoppers.com or by texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.