NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a person seen on video beating and robbing a 68-year-old final week within the Bronx.
It occurred shortly earlier than 1:30 a.m. Thursday on Westchester Avenue close to Evergreen Avenue within the Soundview neighborhood.
Surveillance video exhibits the suspect journey the sufferer from behind, inflicting him to fall to the bottom.
The suspect then punches the sufferer a number of instances and rips his pockets from his pants.
Police mentioned the suspect made off with $70 and the person’s ID.
The sufferer suffered foremost and bruises to his face and was handled on the scene.
Anybody with details about his attacker is requested to name the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Ideas can be despatched to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted on-line at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.