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69-year-old man robbed in Riverside

A 69-year-old man told police an acquaintance shoved him to the ground and robbed him Saturday evening on Tonawanda Street in Riverside.

The victim told police that the man, whom he knows only as “Mark,” pushed him to the ground about 6:40 p.m. on Tonawanda Street near Briggs Avenue. The robber, who is described an being in his early to mid-20s, took the victim’s wallet, which contained his identification, benefits card, bus pass and $16 cash.