Video shows man accused of street robberies

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MOUNT EDEN -

Police have released video of a man they say is accused of multiple street robberies in the Bronx.

The most recent incident happened on Aug. 1 near E. 168th Street.

Police say the suspect stole a 47-year-old woman's purse and cellphone before running away.

The suspect is also connected to a July 7 robbery.

Police say the suspect followed a 44-year-old woman inside of a building near Ogden Avenue, pushed her to the ground and dragged her across the floor before stealing a purse.

The suspect is also accused of stealing another woman's purse on July 20, which contained $1,400 near Summit Avenue and W. 162nd Street.

He is described as being between 18 and 35 years old with dark hair and a goatee.

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

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