Robber trips, attacks 68-year-old man in the Bronx

Bronx

(NYPD)

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.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting crimestoppers.nypdonline.org, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Bronx Videos

Shootout outside Bronx elementary school amid NYC youth gun violence crisis

First lady Dr. Jill Biden visits Bronx school, thanks teachers for working hard amid pandemic

Hispanic Heritage: Couple's farm helps feed Bronx community

Mom of toddler snatched in Bronx kidnapping caught on video wants suspect to get help

Video shows man snatch 3-year-old girl off Bronx street

More Bronx

Crime

Shootout outside Bronx elementary school amid NYC youth gun violence crisis

Pickup truck fleeing police slams into car, killing driver, near Long Island Expressway

Deli worker fatally stabbed by customer in East Harlem: NYPD

Deli worker fatally stabbed at East Harlem store: NYPD

‘God rest the man's soul’: Neighbors shocked after 81-year-old found dead in NJ home

More Crime

Connect with PIX11 Online

Connect with PIX11 Online

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

@PIX11News on Twitter