Shocking footage shows a man savagely punching a passerby in the back of the head knocking him unconscious in Rosenberg, Texas.
Police fear that a viral video trend known as the “Knockout Game” may be rearing its ugly head again after footage emerged of a man decking a total stranger.
Shocking footage has emerged of an unsuspecting victim strolling down the street in Rosenberg, Texas before being laid out by a thug.
Police fear a rise in the so called ‘Knockout Game’ after a man was punched unconscious in Texas
The passerby was caught completely unaware by the blow which instantly knocked him unconscious with such force that it sent his hat flying off his head.
Bystanders failed to help the man after he thudded to the floor in footage released by local cops.
The 30-year-old victim spent several nights in hospital and is understood to still be recovering from his injuries.
Cops have now named 18-year-old Alejandro Maldonado as a suspect in the crime.