News Alert!!: Venice, CA: Homeless man being beaten and the attackers are caught on video.
Los Angeles Police Department need your help in identifying the men who attacked a homeless man on the morning of Friday, December 13th, 2013 on the 1300 block of Ocean Front Walk near Horizon Avenue in Venice, California.
Authorities are taking a close look at a disturbing video in which a homeless man is being viciously attacked by two men.
Detectives say the attack, which was caught on camera, was unprovoked and do not know the motive for the beating.
In the video, 2 men strike the homeless man repeatedly with a folding chair and kick him over and over again.
The video was taken by a Venice resident who heard the commotion, went to the window, videotaped the attack, and called 911.
The victim was taken to a local hospital for his injuries and he was released.
Anyone with information about this attack are asked to contact the Los Angeles Police Department at: 1 (310) 482-6334 or the Los Angeles Police Department’s 24 Hour Anonymous Tip Line at: 1 (877) 527-3247.
Fox affiliate KTTV Channel 11 reports and has the video of the homeless man being beaten.
** You can watch the video at the following Fox affiliate KTTV Channel 11 website address: **