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Elderly man beaten and robbed in Philadelphia

Friday, November 30, 2012

Police say an 82-year-old man was beaten and robbed during a home invasion in North Philadelphia late Thursday night.

The incident occurred around 11:15 p.m. on the 3000 block on North Marshall Street.

Police say the suspect climbed through a window and beat the man in the face with a baseball bat and fled on foot with $500.

The unidentified victim was taken to Temple University Hospital and listed in critical condition.

Police are searching for the suspect.

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