Police: Man attacks and robs woman in BX

Police are looking for a suspect they say attacked and robbed a woman Thursday. Surveillance video shows the man attacking the woman as she tries

Police are looking for a suspect they say attacked and robbed a woman in a Bronx elevator Thursday.

Police are looking for a suspect they say attacked and robbed a woman in a Bronx elevator Thursday. (12/22/12)

THE BRONX - Police are looking for a suspect they say attacked and robbed a woman Thursday.

Surveillance video shows the man getting on the elevator with a 57-year-old woman in a building on Washington Avenue. Police say he then got off one floor below her and attacked her when she tried to get off the elevator. The suspect then grabbed her things and fled.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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