Man Mugged by 3 Assailants on Rivington Street Early Saturday Morning

Posted on: April 8th, 2019 at 5:05 am by

A man was violently mugged near the corner of Allen and Rivington Streets early Saturday morning, police said.

Shortly before 1am, the victim was walking on the sidewalk near the shuttered Sauce Restaurant when he was approached by three African American guys. One of the assailants allegedly put the victim in a headlock while the two co-conspirators fleeced a wallet, iPhone, and AirPods.

The muggers then fled southbound on Allen toward Canal Street.

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