[VIDEO] Men drag woman from elevator before beating, robbing her

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MIDWOOD, Brooklyn (PIX11) – A young woman returning to her Midwood apartment was violently attacked and robbed last Sunday, according to police.

Police released surveillance video showing the two suspects laughing as they follow the 18-year-old into her building.

They slip into the elevator behind her and the second suspect appears to grab her by the neck and pull drag her into the hallway.

She tries to fight back, but both men hold her down, punching and kicking her before finally stealing her purse and fleeing.

Police describe the first suspect as  being in his late teens to early 20’s weighing approximately 240 pounds.  He was last seen wearing an orange T-shirt, beige shorts and a backpack.

The second suspect is believed to be 20-25 years of age and was last seen wearing a black T-shirt and multi-colored pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call the anonymous police tip line Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

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