Police look for suspect in BX elevator attack

Police have released new surveillance video from last week's elevator robbery, hoping they will able to find the suspect who attacked and robbed a woman.

Police have released new surveillance video from last week's elevator robbery, hoping they will able to find the suspect who attacked and robbed a woman.

Police have released new surveillance video from last week's elevator robbery, hoping they will able to find the suspect who attacked and robbed a woman. (12/27/12)

THE BRONX - Police have released new video from last week's elevator attack, where a man attacked and robbed a woman in an elevator on Washington Avenue.

The suspect is shown on-camera grabbing the 57-year-old woman and throwing her to the ground in the elevator, before he attacks her and flees with her valuables. The robbery, which happened on Dec. 20, has residents concerned as the neighborhood has seen an increase in crime.

Police say the victim was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital with minor injuries, but was treated and released.

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