Man pistol whipped in the face during robbery

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A robbery suspect is accused of pistol whipping a man in the face at the Mott Haven Houses, police say.

The incident happened on July 22, at the Mott Haven Houses on Alexander Avenue around 2:30 a.m.

Police say the 29-year-old man was struck in the face with a pistol by another man during a robbery.

The suspect got away with the man's wallet, house keys, cellphone and cash.

Police released surveillance video of the suspect who was later seen inside of a Texas Chicken and Burger nearby.

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

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