A 35-year-old Brooklyn man is recovering from a near-fatal beating in New Jersey.
The Englewood, New Jersey Police Department says that the Bedford-Stuyvesant man was attacked and robbed of his new LeBron James sneakers and a cellphone.
Englewood police say it happened around 3:30 a.m. Sunday after police say the man was followed out of a bar.
Police say the victim was targeted.
He's in intensive care with head injuries and a collapsed lung, but police say he's expected to survive.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Englewood Police Department at 201-568-2711.