A 38-year-old New Rochelle man who told police he was trying to help a woman who asked him for milk money said she overpowered him in her apartment and took $40.
The victim told police that the woman approached him on Odell Place at 12:57 a.m. Sunday and asked for money to buy milk, Detective Capt. Joseph Schaller said.
The man went to her apartment with her, and he said she overpowered him and took his cash.
The man was treated at Sound Shore Medical Center in New Rochelle for scratches to the mouth, The victim went to the hospital for treatment; that’s where police learned about the robbery.
No one has been charged.