Yonkers man convicted of brutally beating man during robberyPosted: Updated:
A Yonkers man is facing a potential life sentence for brutally beating a man during a robbery.
Coty Highsmith was found guilty in the November 2017 attack.
He followed the man into an apartment on Highland Avenue, choked him from behind, tackled him to the ground and repeatedly punched him in the face.
The victim suffered several broken bones and had his wallet stolen.
Highsmith now faces 25 years to life in prison when he's sentenced next year.