Police: Man robbed at knifepoint, beaten on the Grand Concourse

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A  46-year-old man was robbed at knifepoint and beaten by two men, police say.

The incident happened on Nov. 6 in front of 1870 Grand Concourse around 3 a.m.

Police say the men were walking in front of the victim when they turned around, showed knives and pushed him to the ground.

The men repeatedly hit the victim while going through his pockets before removing his cellphone and running away.

The man suffered minor injuries and refused medical attention at the scene, police say.

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

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