Police looking for robber of 91-year-old woman

Andrew Weber
June 11, 2019 - 7:36 am
Larceny suspect



NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Police are searching for a suspect who robbed a 91-year-old woman on Avenue Y in Sheepshead Bay.

The incident happened at approximately 5 p.m. on Sunday, authorities say.

The suspect grabbed the woman’s purse from her walker.

The purse contained $80 and credit cards.

The NYPD describe the suspect as a black male, approximately 25 years old, with brown eyes and black hair last seen wearing a blue t-shirt, blue shorts, black socks and white sneakers.

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

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