Man knocked to the ground, punched repeatedly during robbery in Bronx apartment lobby

FORDHAM MANOR, The Bronx (WABC) -- A 66-year-old man was knocked to the ground and punched repeatedly during a startling robbery inside an apartment building lobby in the Bronx.

The incident happened around 10 p.m. Friday in the Fordham Manor section.

Police say the victim was not seriously hurt, but the robber stole his phone.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers.

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When the man came to her home to pick up the money, she handed over an empty envelope and police waiting inside jumped into action

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