SOUNDVIEW, the Bronx — A robber knocked a 68-year-old man to the ground, beat him and took his wallet in the Bronx, police said Sunday.
Video shows the robber grab the victim’s leg from behind. Once the man was on the ground, the attacker punched him repeatedly, then robbed him.
The victim’s wallet had his ID and $70 inside. Police said the man suffered pain and bruises to his face.
Police asked for help identifying the attacker.
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