2 suspects spray woman with unknown substance, rob her inside Bronx elevator

Police are looking for two men who sprayed a woman with an unknown substance inside an elevator and robbed her in the Bronx.



It happened on Sedgewick Avenue inside a University Heights apartment building around 1:30 a.m. on March 11.



Police are not releasing the woman's identity or the location of the incident in order to protect her.



They say the two men ambushed the woman inside the elevator, spraying her and stealing her purse. 



Police say the suspects got away with $700 and several credit cards. 



The woman was treated at the scene and did not suffer any injuries. 


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