ROOSEVELT - Officials say a man was beaten and then robbed by a group of men in Nassau County.

The incident happened behind the Western Beef grocery store in Roosevelt yesterday afternoon.

Cops say five attackers beat the 61-year-old victim with a stick and then stole his cell phone and cash.

The victim suffered a broken bone in his face. Police are asking anyone with information to call Nassau Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.