Police search for Bushwick mugging suspect

October 17, 2011 4:53:53 PM PDT
Police in Brooklyn are looking for a violent mugger.

It happened on Thursday, September 22nd at 9:20 p.m. in the Bushwick section.

A 32-year-old man was walking at the intersection of Harman Street and Myrtle Avenue when a man approached in from behind and hit him in the head with something.

If that wasn't bad enough, once he was down on the ground the suspect kicked the victim and ordered him to empty his pockets.

The suspect got away with the victim's wallet.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit your tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting your tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577.