Warning Signs You're About to Be Mugged - NBC New York

    Warning Signs You're About to Be Mugged

    Mayco Castro is serving a 9-year prison sentence for handcuffing, pistol-whipping and robbing a man in the hallway of an apartment building in 2013. Castro said he shadowed his victim for a week before he robbed him and an I-Team survey sent to the most hardened muggers and street robbers in New York and New Jersey shows this is common. Convicted muggers also said they sought to distract their victims before robbing them and didn’t care if they were caught on surveillance cameras. Chris Glorioso reports. (Published Friday, Feb 3, 2017) Mayco Castro is serving a 9-year prison sentence for handcuffing, pistol-whipping and robbing a man in the hallway of an apartment building in 2013. See More