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Trio use fake flower delivery to rob Bronx woman at gunpoint

Posted at 10:25 AM, Mar 26, 2014
and last updated 2014-03-26 11:57:03-04
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The woman pretended to be delivering flowers to the victim.

THE BRONX (PIX11) — Police are looking for three people who used a fake flower delivery scheme to rob a Bronx woman at gunpoint inside her apartment.

Cops say on March 17, a woman carrying flowers knocked on the victim’s door at East 169th Street and said she had a delivery.

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One of the two masked men who pushed their way into the woman’s apartment.

As the victim asked questions, two masked men pushed their way into the apartment, punching the woman to the ground.

The female suspect then pulled out a gun. The three tried to tie the victim up with duct tape.

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The suspects made off with money.

The trio made off with the victim’s money.

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