A Jewish woman pushing a stroller was targeted by a mugger, who snatched her wallet and fled into an alleyway. The shocking incident was captured on surveillance video.
A Jewish woman pushing a baby stroller on Troy Avenue was targeted by a mugger who stole her wallet and fled into an alleyway.
The incident occurred at around 9:13am between Montgomery and Crown Streets. Surveillance video shows the perpetrator, a black man, walking alongside the woman when he suddenly darts over and snatches her wallet and flees.
Witnesses called Shomrim and 911, both of whom arrived in the area within mere seconds, though were unable to locate the mugger.
Detectives from the 71st Precinct are investigating the incident.