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Buffalo police are asking for the public’s help in catching a man who allegedly pushed a blind man from behind and stole items out of his pockets, authorities said Friday.

The incident occurred June 26 at the Stuyvesant Apartments, on Elmwood Avenue between North and Summer streets, officials said.

The alleged robber took a bank card and Medicare card from the man, according to police.

Anyone with information is asked to call or text the police’s confidential tip line at 847-2255 or email the department at bpdny.org.