By Jaime DeJesus •
Three men have been arrested for allegedly assaulting and robbing a victim in the Bay Ridge area.
Cops charge that on Saturday, October 27 at around 2:45 a.m. near Fifth Avenue and 84th Street, 21-year-old Joseph Padilla, 21-year-old Charles Lopez and 22-year-old Wayne Bennett approached the victim and allegedly punched him in the face, breaking his teeth and cutting him above the right eye.
The three suspects then allegedly took their victim’s sneakers, pants and cellphone.
The three suspects were apprehended at 84th Street and Fort Hamilton Parkway. Each of them was charged with robbery in the second and third degrees as well as assault in the second and third degrees.
The victim was treated at NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn.