By Gus Saltonstall
A woman was robbed at gunpoint Monday night on the Upper West Side, a police spokesperson confirmed to West Side Rag.
The 41-year-old woman was walking near Amsterdam Avenue and West 63rd Street about 10:10 p.m., when a man approached her and flashed a gun, police said.
He threatened her, before forcibly grabbing her phone and bag, police added.
The robber then fled the scene, police said.
The woman was not injured and the investigation remains ongoing, NYPD added.
UPDATE: November 13, 3:15 p.m.
NYPD revealed more information Monday about the gunpoint robbery that took place on October 30 on Amsterdam Avenue near West 63rd Street. A 41-year-old woman was walking on the street just after 10 p.m., when a man and women approached her from behind, police said.
The man flashed a gun and the woman grabbed the victim’s pocketbook and cellphone, police said.
NYPD estimate the stolen property at $800.
Police also released a photo Monday of the two suspects.
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