You might remember the disturbing surveillance video, shown above, of a man grabbing an elderly woman's purse out of her hands in broad daylight, forcefully throwing her down on the pavement, and then returning to help her up.
The attack occured in East Harlem on the morning of June 5th.
A tipster called in Munoz's name to police. Previously, he had faced a variety of charges for drug possession and burglary, according to the Daily News. He was charged with second-degree robbery and grand larceny in connection with the June mugging.
Police Look For Suspect Caught On Tape Pushing Elderly Woman
He tries to take purse and knocks her to the ground.
(Published Saturday, July 10, 2010)
Published at 9:43 AM EDT on Jul 10, 2010 | Updated at 4:18 PM EDT on Jul 10, 2010