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Suspects place victim in chokehold during Brooklyn robbery

The four individuals attacked the man and then took $100 and a credit card from his wallet.

Authorities are looking for these four suspects who they say violently robbed a maNYPD

Police are looking for a group of individuals they say attacked a man in Brooklyn earlier this week before robbing him.

On Feb. 8 at about 9:40 p.m. the 49-year-old victim was walking near 38th Street and 15th Avenue when he was approached by the four male suspects, according to authorities.

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The individuals surrounded the victim and placed him in a chokehold, threw him to the ground and then kicked him in the face, police said. The suspects took $100 and a credit card from the man’s wallet and fled.


Police have released a video of the suspects.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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