Victim Suffered Minor Injuries In Nov. 5 Incident In The Bronx

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.

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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.

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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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