Ithaca Police in search of suspect following robbery Friday night

Ithaca police responded to a robbery Friday night just before 7 p.m.

Police responded to the 700 Block of West State Street and spoke with a victim who claimed to have been punched in the face before his cell phone was stolen.

The victim was brought to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with any information or who witnessed the attack is asked to call the Ithaca Police Department.

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