Muggers attack 82-year-old man in Queens for $20

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December 15, 2019 - 12:13 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police are searching for two muggers who attacked an 82-year-old man in Queens for $20.

The NYPD released surveillance video of the suspects on Sunday.

Police say they attacked the man near George Street and Wyckoff Avenue in Ridgewood on Friday morning.

82 year old man attacked

One of the suspects threw the victim to the ground and then both of them rummaged through the victim’s pockets and stole his wallet, which contained $20, police said.

The victim was taken to an area hospital with cuts and bruises.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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