Man attacked in Highbridge may be victim of 'knockout' game

Police say the incident happened after 5 p.m. on Wednesday, and that the victim complained of swelling to his right eye, but refused medical attention.

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HIGHBRIDGE - Witnesses say Onyxe Celestin, 23, is the latest victim of the "knockout" game.

The attack happened at West 167th Street and Nelson Avenue. The victim was taking home groceries for his disabled grandmother.

Police say the incident happened after 5 p.m. Wednesday. The victim complained of swelling to his right eye, but refused medical attention.

Police are classifying the incident as an assault. No arrests were made.

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