This shocking video captures the moment an unsuspecting 65-year-old man was sucker punched by a stranger while walking down the street in Brooklyn.

Police said the victim had been walking down Joralemon Street in Brooklyn Heights, New York, on July 6 when he was approached by three men and a woman.

One of the men is seen running up to the victim and punching him in the face with a closed fist before the whole group fled the scene.

The victim broke his glasses and is seen falling over a short fence and into some bushes.

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The man who struck the victim is described as an adult black male, about 5ft 10ins tall and weighing around 160lbs. {snip}

Police described the other men and woman with him as black or Hispanic.

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