NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD is on the lookout for a person who allegedly robbed a lady within the Bronx final week.
Police say the suspect adopted a forty four-yr-previous lady into the vestibule of a residential constructing close to Ogden Avenue in Highbridge simply earlier than 5:30 a.m. Friday.
As soon as contained in the courtyard of the constructing, police say the suspect grabbed the sufferer’s purse, pushed her to the bottom, and dragged her throughout the ground.
The suspect fled the situation southbound on Ogden Avenue.
EMS responded to the scene and handled the sufferer for minor cuts to her elbow and ankle.
Authorities describe the suspect as a Hispanic male between 18 and 35-years previous with darkish hair, a darkish goatee, and a medium construct and complexion. He was final seen sporting a darkish shirt, darkish denims, and black and white sneakers.
Anybody with info with regard to this incident is requested to name the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-fifty seven-PISTA (74682). The general public may also submit their ideas by logging onto the Crime stoppers web site at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tricks to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.