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Arrest made in Coney Island elderly beating

January 24, 2013 4:25:20 AM PST
A man accused of beating and robbing a 98-year-old man in Brooklyn is under arrest.

Investigators say Bruce Lewis threw the victim to the ground, punched him in the face and took his money.

The incident happened around 2 p.m. on West 21st Street in Coney Island on January 10.

The NYPD released images of the suspect.

Lewis is facing robbery and assault charges.

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