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Cops seek man in robbery of Bronx delivery man inside elevator

Posted at 10:25 PM, Apr 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-30 22:42:59-04

LONGWOOD, The Bronx –– Police are looking for a man wanted in the robbery of a delivery man inside a Bronx elevator last week.

Cops say the robbery happened on 775 Fox St. on April 22 around 9:05 p.m.

Cops are looking for this man wanted in a robbery in the Bronx on April 22, 2017. (NYPD)

Once delivery man was inside the building's elevator, two men entered when it stopped on the fifth floor, police said.  One of the men displayed a knife and the second pushed the victim up against the wall of the elevator and went through his pockets, according to police.

The men then ran off with $80 and the food, but cops arrested Jaimel Foggie, 53, less than an hour after the robbery. He was charged with robbery and assault.

The remaining thief is described by police as 25 to 35 years old, about 5 feet 10 inches tall. He was last seen wearing a red, black and white hooded jacket, gray pants and gray sneakers.

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