NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Tuesday were seeking seven suspects who allegedly ganged up to rob and beat one man in the Belmont section of the Bronx.
The robbery happened around 8 p.m. on Tuesday. Nov. 5, at 188th Street and Arthur Avenue, police said.
Police said seven men came up to the 41-year-old victim from behind and began punching and kicking him. The men made off with the victim’s cell phone, police said.
The victim suffered minor injuries, police said.
Police have released a surveillance of photo of the suspects.
Anyone with information was asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, log onto the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to CRIMES (274637) and enter TIP577.
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