Mugger pulls gun on teen in broad daylight and demands his coat. Watch the gutsy kid fight back.

Mugger pulls gun on teen in broad daylight and demands his coat. Watch the gutsy kid fight back.
A mugger was caught on surveillance video pulling a gun on teen in Brooklyn Tuesday morning and demanding his coat. But the gutsy kid fought back, and the mugger left with nothing. (Image source: Twitter video screenshot)

A teenager was heading down a sidewalk in the Brooklyn section of Bensonhurst Tuesday morning when surveillance video caught a mugger running up to the kid from behind, pulling a gun and demanding his coat, police told the New York Daily News.

Image source: Twitter video screenshot
Image source: Twitter video screenshot

But the 16-year-old victim decided not to become one.

Instead the kid is seen reaching for the mugger’s gun —

Image source: Twitter video screenshot
Image source: Twitter video screenshot

— and then seemingly lands a punch upon the surprised assailant’s head.

Image source: Twitter video screenshot
Image source: Twitter video screenshot

The pair are seen tangling for several seconds on the snowy sidewalk along 61st Street near 18th Avenue, the paper said.

Image source: Twitter video screenshot
Image source: Twitter video screenshot

The mugger then falls to the ground and pulls down the teen down as well before pistol-whipping the boy several times before running off, the Daily News said.

Image source: Twitter video screenshot
Image source: Twitter video screenshot

The teen suffered cuts to his face and head, police told the paper. The mugger got nothing — but cops got a pretty decent image of him on the run.

Image source: Twitter video screenshot
Image source: Twitter video screenshot

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