2 accused of assaulting, robbing man in the Bronx

Two suspects are accused of punching a man in the face and stealing money right from his hands in the Bronx during a street robbery, police say.

Two suspects are accused of punching a man in the face and stealing money right from his hands in the Bronx during a street robbery, police say. (4/5/17)

MELROSE - Two suspects are accused of punching a man in the face and stealing money right from his hands in the Bronx during a street robbery, police say.  

It happened on April 1, in front of a building on East 152nd Street and Concord Avenue in Melrose around 3 a.m. 

Police say the two suspects walked up to the 46-year-old victim and punched him in the face before stealing $60. 

Both suspects are described as being between 18 and 21 years old.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS

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