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5 people wanted for allegedly assaulting, robbing man in Brooklyn

Posted at 12:44 AM, Dec 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-12 03:43:12-05

EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn — Five people are wanted for allegedly attacking a man and robbing him in Brooklyn last Monday night, police said.

Five people approached a man, 47, near Holly Street and Linden Boulevard in East New York just before 11 p.m. and started physically assaulting him, police said.

The five men then took the victim's cellphone and $120 in cash before fleeing the scene.

Surveillance video captured the five men assaulting the person.

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