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Thief accused of mugging 90-year-old man sought by police

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NYPD is looking for this individual who robbed an 90-year-old man as he walked to his car. (DCPI)

NYPD is looking for this individual who robbed an 90-year-old man as he walked to his car. (DCPI)

SUNNYSIDE (PIX11)– Police are asking for the public’s assistance to help find a man who allegedly robbed a 90-year-old male in Queens.

The individual, described as a male in his 30’s with braids by police, approached the victim outside a Stop and Shop located on 34-51 48 Street. He then grabbed him the neck and demanded his wallet.

He then demanded for the victim’s PIN number and to drive to a location where he retrieved the money.

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