The 26-year-old woman was walking in Brooklyn on Sunday night when a man came up from behind her and grabbed her butt. And when she tried to fight him off, he beat her unconscious, MTO News has learned.
The disturbing incident was captured on camera, NYC police are looking for the thug who attacked the woman.
Here's video showing the horrific encounter:
The victim was walking near South 4th Street and Havemeyer Street in Williamsburg at around 2:15am Sunday when the man chased her down and grabbed her butt, the New York Police Department said.
The startled woman immediately confronted the suspect and struck him with an open hand to the face. The suspect retaliated by punching her in the face.
Police said the woman sustained bruising and swelling to her face, but went home to rest before reporting the incident, MTO News has learned.
Police described the suspect as around 35 years of age, 6 feet tall and weighing 150 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
He was last seen wearing a dark-colored baseball hat, a du-rag, denim shorts, white sneakers and a white jersey with dark colored sleeves and the number 88 on the back.
The NYPD is offering a $3,500 reward for tips on the case.