New York City deli clerk gets jaw broken in avocado attack

VIDEO: Men attack deli worker with avocados

THIS is the freaky moment two men launched an astonishing attack with AVOCADOS breaking a shop worker's jaw.

Video shows one of the men grabbing several avocados and then throwing them at the employee.

Police say the men threw avocados and bananas at the 21-year-old man after a dispute over a food order. Hany Girgis, owner of the Stadium Gourmet Deli, said, that his employee needed surgery.

Police said the suspects were trying to order food, but a deli worker who didn't speak English couldn't understand them.

Police said the two assailants ordered sandwiches around 4:45 a.m. and became enraged when the cook got the order wrong.

The victim suffered cuts and fractures to his face as well as a broken jaw. The second suspect was a black male last seen in a white T-shirt, a blue vest, blue jeans and blue and white sneakers.

"This action, what he do, it's not normal", an employee told a local NBC affiliate.

The attack happened on Memorial Day and police released the video Tuesday in hopes of finding the two men.

He grabs a handful of avocados and starts hurling them, lashes his belt in the air, and pulls down a store display.

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