NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for two suspects they say hit a man with a metal crutch and robbed him at a subway station in Brooklyn.
It happened around 12:30 a.m. Monday at the Cleveland Street J train station in Cypress Hills.READ MORE: Former Aide Refuses To Accept Cuomo's Apology Amid Sexual Harassment Probe; Gov Stays Silent To Reporters' Questions
Police said the 48-year-old victim was standing on the platform when he was approached by two men who demanded his money.
One suspect allegedly stole his wallet, containing about $250, while the other hit the man in the head with a metal crutch.READ MORE: Gov. Murphy Announces COVID Vaccine Eligibility Expanding To Teachers, More Essential Workers
The victim was taken to the hospital in stable condition.
Anyone with information about the suspects is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.MORE NEWS: Legalizing Marijuana In New Jersey To Bring Unprecedented Reinvestment Into Communities Disproportionately Impacted By Prohibition, Advocates Say
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