A six-year-old frum boy, Jeremy Portnoy, was taken to the hospital today after being beaten by a 35-year-old homeless man in Queens, New York.
Jeremy is a student at Yeshiva Tiferes Moshe.
The attacker, who police say was an emotionally disturbed person, was taken into custody.
The boy was taken by Hatzolah to Cohen Children’s Medical Center and was treated for a concussion.
The boy was attacked in front of his parents as he walked with them along Metropolitan Ave. and Lefferts Blvd. in Kew Gardens shortly before 5 p.m.