Suspect wanted for chokehold robbery of Bronx teen

Police are looking for a suspect accused of putting a 17-year-old Bronx man in a chokehold and robbing him.



Anthony Wallace, 24, is wanted by police in connection to the crime that happened outside an apartment building at 55 East 179th St. in Mount Hope on Nov. 28.



Police say Wallace and another man approached the 17-year-old man from behind before placing him in a chokehold and looting the teen's pockets around 8:30 p.m.



The men got away with an iPhone and about $90.



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


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