NEWARK - Newark police are searching for the suspects responsible for beating a 71-year-old man on Thursday afternoon.
Authorities say the victim was on his way home from R & R Grocery on South 14th Avenue when he was ambushed by the group. Surveillance video shows the suspects approached him from different angles and eventually met him about a half-block down the street.
They kicked him profusely before making off with his gold chain.
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The victim says this incident marks the second time he's been mugged in the past month.