THE BRONX (PIX11) — Police are searching for a woman who robbed a 91-year-old man in the Bronx Friday at about 9:30 a.m.
After engaging him in conversation, the suspect walked the senior citizen, who uses a cane , to a deli at 1030 East Tremont Ave. Once inside, she removed a $100 bill from the victim’s pocket and fled the location, according to the NYPD.
The suspect is described as a 35 to 45-year old Hispanic female, 5-foot-4, and was last seen wearing a black sweater, black skirt and red sneakers.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS. Information can also be submitted by logging on to the Crime Stoppers Web site at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.