Video released in violent robbery of woman in own Bedford Park apartment building on Briggs Avenue

Police have released surveillance video in the violent robbery of a woman in the lobby of her own apartment building. According to authorities, the suspect

The 62-year-old victim was attacked at around 3:30 a.m. on June 29.

The 62-year-old victim was attacked at around 3:30 a.m. on June 29. (7/9/13)

THE BRONX - Police have released surveillance video in the violent robbery of a woman in the lobby of her own apartment building.

According to authorities, the suspect followed 62-year-old Caroline Farmer into her Briggs Avenue building in Bedford Park at around 3:30 a.m. on June 29. They say she was grabbed from behind and knocked to the ground while having her money stolen.

Farmer says she had just taken $700 out of a local ATM before the attack. She was treated at a local hospital and released.

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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