Caught on camera: Robber brutally attacks mother holding infant baby to steal phone

NEW YORK – Police are looking for a thug who attacked and robbed a woman carrying her 3-month-old baby in her arms.

It happened last Friday in front of 1155 East Tremont Avenue in the Bronx.

The NYPD says the 24-year-old woman was walking at about 12:45 p.m. with the baby strapped to her chest.

Police say that Alonzo Brown, 18, walked up to her and kicked her. She fell to the ground with the child.

Brown is then seen on video snatching the woman's phone and running away.

The woman and child were transported to Jacobi Hospital. They were treated for minor injuries and released.

Police released video of the attack in hopes that someone will help them catch Brown.

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