Watch: Alleged Shoplifter Attacks Laundromat Worker with Hammer in NYC

Disturbing footage released by the New York Police Department (NYPD) shows an alleged shoplifter wielding a hammer at an elderly laundromat employee who was attempting to stop the suspect.

The attack happened on August 4 at approximately 4:55 a.m. inside the Aqua Wash laundromat at 255 E 98 Street in the Brownsville neighborhood of Brooklyn.

Watch: (Warning– Graphic Content)

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