The robbery happened on August 9th while a northbound C train entered the Ralph Avenue subway station in Bedford-Stuyvesant.
Police say the man seen in surveillance pictures punched the victim, a 79-year old man, in the face before taking his wallet from his pocket.
Anyone with information in regards to this suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.
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