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News Radio Anchor Recovering from Brutal Upper East Side Attack

FishbowlNY joins the many others in the NYC media community who have already expressed their best wishes to 1010WINS news anchor Brian Carey for a speedy recovery.

Carey was found Monday night in the lobby of his East 61st Street building by a neighbor, semi-conscious and sporting a broken jaw and other injuries after an apparent robbery. He is in hospital in serious condition. The New York Post reports that he knew the attacker and has already ID-ed the suspect.

The 52-year-old Carey anchors weekday afternoon-drive newscasts on 1010WINS from 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and is also heard nationally via ABC Radio Networks. Cards and letters should be dropped off or sent c/o New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10065.

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