Police: Woman robbed in Melrose apartment

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Police say a woman was robbed after getting into an argument with a man in her Melrose apartment Tuesday.

News 12 is told the incident happened in an apartment near Cortlandt Avenue and East 157th Street.

Sources say the woman got into an argument with a man she knows, but she doesn't know his name.

News 12 is told the man allegedly punched the woman in the face and ran off with her cellphone.

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

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