Video released of suspect attacking man on Brooklyn M train

Police have released video of a suspect accused of beating and robbing a man on the subway in Brooklyn.



It happened on Oct. 9 at 1 a.m. inside the Manhattan-bound M train.



The suspect approached a 66-year-old man, knocked him down to the floor and then kicked and punched him before stealing his wallet, $20 and cellphone. 



The incident was captured on cellphone video from another passenger who turned it over to police.



Police say after the robbery, the suspect ran off the train at the Myrtle and Wyckoff Avenue station.



The victim suffered a broken rib and cuts and was taken to the hospital. 



Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.


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