Police search for suspects in Hunts Point robbery

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Police have released video in connection to a robbery in Hunts Point.

Officials say three teenagers assaulted a 55-year-old man walking home near Hunts Point and Garrison Avenue on July 9.

The suspects allegedly punched the man in the face, causing him to fall and hit his head.

Police say the three suspects stole his phone, wallet and backpack and fled the scene.

The first suspect was last seen wearing khaki shorts and a maroon shirt.  The second suspect was last seen in a white tracksuit, black sneakers and a black backpack. The third suspect was last seen wearing dark-colored pants and a light-colored tank top.

The victim was taken to Lincoln Hospital in serious condition with contusions and swelling to his brain.

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

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