Search for thief who beat, robbed elderly woman

July 17, 2012 7:18:22 PM PDT
Police are searching for a violent thief who beat and robbed an elderly woman in Brooklyn.

Surveillance video shows the suspect following the 88-year-old victim into her building in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn in May.

The man who punched her stole her purse and then took off on foot.

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