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Elderly man attacked from behind and robbed in New York

An unidentified attacker put an 85-year-old man in a headlock and dragged him to the ground before robbing him in Harlem, new video of the incident showed.

The attack happened just after 10:15 p.m. Aug. 1 while the elderly man was walking near Lexington Avenue and East 120th Street, according to police, who released the clip Thursday.

You can see the victim being hit from behind and attacked. The attacker then holds the elderly man on the ground and grabs his wallet before walking away, video shows.

Mugger assaults 85-year-old man in Harlem
Surveillance footage shows the attacker approaching an 85-year-old man from behind around 10:15 p.m. on August 1 in Harlem.
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Mugger assaults 85-year-old man in Harlem
The thug holds the elderly victim to the ground in a headlock and steals his wallet.
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Mugger assaults 85-year-old man in Harlem
He then walks away, leaving the man slightly injured. The victim refused medical attention.
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The victim suffered minor injuries and refused medical treatment.

https://nypost.com/2022/09/22/elderly-man-attacked-from-behind-robbed-in-nyc/ Elderly man attacked from behind and robbed in New York

JACLYN DIAZ

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