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Police search for 2 suspects for assaulting man in wheelchair

Surveillance cameras captured two people robbing, beating and throwing a man in a wheelchair to the ground this past Saturday in Melrose, police say.

News 12 Staff

Aug 3, 2021, 10:30 AM

Updated 1,055 days ago

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Surveillance cameras captured two people robbing, beating and throwing a man in a wheelchair to the ground this past Saturday in Melrose, police say.
According to police, the incident took place on 3rd Avenue near East 153rd Street.
Police are currently searching for the suspects that got away with the victim's cellphone and about $100.
The victim got a cut to the head, but refused medical attention.


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