VIDEO: Police searching for man in fatal punch attack

NEW YORK (WCMH) — Police in New York are searching for the man who fatally punched another man on the sidewalk.

According to the New York Police Department, Patrick Gorman, 64, died after being punched in the head while walking on the street in Queens in June.

According to CNN, it appears Gorman was standing on the sidewalk at Main Street and Queens Boulevard when then man punched him and knocked him to the ground.

In the video, Gorman attempts to get back up, but is unable to, and is later taken to the hospital where he later died.

A woman can be seen joining the man who punched Gorman, and the two walk away.

A witness told police that Gorman had pushed the woman first and the man had punched him in retaliation.

According to police Gorman had a history of health issues and it is unclear if the punch led directly to his death. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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