Police search for man accused of following, robbing Brooklyn woman

Kimberly Dole
May 30, 2019 - 7:27 am

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police search for a man in connection to a robbery that occured Friday in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn.

According to officials, the suspect followed a 34-year-old female into the lobby of her residential apartment building in the vicinity of East 17 Street and Albemarle Road.

The suspect demanded that the victim be quiet under threat of being shot.

Authorities say the suspect took the victim's iPhone and then fled.

Police urge anyone with information in regard to this incident to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477.

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