Surveillance video shows 2 accused of $190K robbery in the Bronx

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Surveillance video shows the moment two men rob a man of a backpack containing nearly $200,000 in the Bronx, police say.

The incident happened on Nov. 7, around 8 p.m. inside of a residential building on Prospect Avenue and E. 169th Street.

Video shows the 45-year-old man, who police say was visiting his son in the Bronx from Africa, walk down the stairs of the building when he is approached by two men.

One of the men is seen grabbing the 45-year-old while the other snatches the backpack containing the money.

Police say both men ran away after the incident.

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

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