Erie police have an arrest warrant out for an Erie man, wanted for beating and robbing a terminally ill cancer patient, in her own home.

The suspect is identified as Christopher Mosco, 38.

Investigators say he barged into the victim’s home, punched her several times, and stole her purse which contained pain medication; almost 100 morphine pills, Fentanyl patches and money.

The victim has known the suspect for about a year.

Mosco is charged with simple assault, burglary, robbery and theft.

If you have any information on his whereabouts you’re asked to call Erie police at 870-1229.