Homeless man arrested for assault, robbery of elderly man

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Police arrested the man they say is behind the robbery and assault of a 65-year-old man in Parkchester.

On May 26, Calvin Spinner allegedly tried to steal the victim's belongings. When he fought back, Spinner attacked him.

His blows left the elderly man with spinal injuries.

News 12 is told 52-year-old Spinner is homeless.

He's now facing robbery and assault charges.

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