PATERSON, NJ - A Paterson man was mugged and beaten outside a store late Friday night on West Broadway.

According to Lt. Bert Ribeiro, the 32-year-old Hispanic man had just bought a soda in a store at 127 W. Broadway when, as he was counting his change on the sidewalk, a black male struck him in the head with a blunt object. A second male suspect, whom the victim was unable to provide a description of, then grabbed the victim by the leg and pulled him to the ground.

The suspects grabbed the victim's wallet and cash and fled by foot.

Anyone with information on the incident can call (973) 321-1120.