Victim pistol-whipped, robbed in Miami Beach

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - Officials are searching for a man who pistol-whipped another man during an armed robbery.

Police are asking for the public’s help to identify the man involved in this armed robbery.

He was caught by surveillance cameras inside a parking lot near Alton Road and 14th Street on Miami Beach.

According to police, the crook stole the victim’s phone and wallet. He also pistol-whipped the victim on the side of the head. At that moment, a shot went off, but no one was hit from the bullet.

The robbery happened as the victim was walking to his apartment, on Nov. 29.

If you have any information on this robbery, call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS. Remember, you can always remain anonymous, and you may be eligible for a $1,000 reward.

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