Police: Man sexually assaults, robs woman in the Bronx

A man is wanted in the rape and robbery of a woman in the Bronx. It happened inside the stairwell of an apartment building on

A man is wanted in the rape and robbery of a New York woman in the Bronx.

A man is wanted in the rape and robbery of a New York woman in the Bronx. (2/9/16)

THE BRONX - A man is wanted in the rape and robbery of a woman in the Bronx.

It happened inside the stairwell of an apartment building on  East 183rd Street and Webster Avenue on Friday.

Police say the suspect grabbed the woman from behind, assaulted her and took her cash and two cellphones. 

They say the man then dragged the woman into a stairwell and raped her. 

Police say new surveillance video shows the suspect walking down the street near 183rd Street close to where police say the attack took place. 

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