Authorities: Woman injured after man steals purse, walker in Bath Beach

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Authorities say a woman was injured after a man robbed her on the street in Bath Beach Friday.

Police say a man approached a woman walking near 25th Street and Bath Avenue after 10 p.m. Friday. They say the man then stole her purse and her walker before running away.

Officers say the victim fell and hurt her arm, but refused medical attention when officials arrived.

Police say the investigation is ongoing and they are still searching for the suspect.

 

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