PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are searching for a man who punched and robbed a 51-year-old man at a Chinese food store in the Hunting Park section of the city.

The incident occurred around 12:50 a.m. Tuesday at the Golden City Chinese food store located at 4132 North Broad Street.

(Surveillance Video Courtesy Of Philadelphia PD)

According to police, an unknown male entered the store, knocked the victim to the floor and continually punched him while pinning him to the ground.

The suspect then went through the victim’s pockets and took $230 before fleeing the scene on foot.

The suspect has been described as a 5-foot-7, 25-30-year-old, black male with a medium complexion. He was wearing a blue skull cap, tan hooded jacket, button down shirt, dark colored pants and brown Timberland style boots.

Police are asking anyone with information to call 215-686-TIPS (8477) or 911.

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