Staten Island Mugger Robbed Man at Gunpoint, Cops Say

By Aidan Gardiner on February 27, 2013 7:58am 

 The mugger was about 6-feet-tall and was last seen wearing a black jacket, black hat, and had wrapped a black scarf over his face, cops said.
The mugger was about 6-feet-tall and was last seen wearing a black jacket, black hat, and had wrapped a black scarf over his face, cops said.
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CLIFTON — Cops are looking for a man they said robbed his victim at gunpoint on a Staten Island street.

The suspect approached his victim outside 295 Tompkins Avenue, in Clifton, at about 10 p.m. on Wednesday. He drew a weapon and told him to empty his pockets, police said.

The mugger ran off after the robbery. No injuries were reported.

Police said the suspect was about 6-feet-tall and was wearing a black jacket, black hat and had wrapped a black scarf over his face, though surveillance footage released by the NYPD shows him in a bright red jacket with a grey cap.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477).

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