Henry Cheng and his grandparents were the victims of a vicious attack yesterday on a subway platform in Brooklyn. Henry and his grandfather were beaten, and his grandmother was thrown on to the subway tracks, thankfully the train was able to stop before hitting her.
Henry suffered multiple fractures to his face, including a broken nose, and a detached upper jaw. He is undergoing surgery this week to have plates installed in his face.
Henry's grandmother suffered a a head injury and will also be needing surgery on her foot.
Henry's grandfather was released from the hospital with stitches.
Here are some news stories about the incident.