Delivery man says 2 men attacked him in Mount Hope elevator

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Police are searching for two suspects wanted for attacking a food delivery man in Mount Hope.

The victim told police he was delivering food at a building on Bush Street and Anthony Avenue when two men followed him into an elevator around 1 p.m. on May 31. 

Residents living in the building told News 12 that the victim lives in the building and works in a nearby restaurant.

Surveillance video shows the 40-year-old victim holding an elevator door open for a man wearing a white shirt and another man before being attacked. News 12 is told that these men started to punch the victim multiple times inside the elevator.

The victim tells investigators the men then took off with $200 and a cellphone.

Both suspects are now wanted for robbery, and are described to be under 200 pounds and about 6 feet tall.

News 12 is told the victim is recovering from bruising and swelling to his face.

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