UPPER WEST SIDE — Police are looking for the person who mugged an 81-year-old lady and snatched cash out of a Four-year-old woman’s palms in Manhattan Tuesday afternoon.
The person approached an 81-year-old lady at a publish workplace on 68th Road and Columbus Avenue and knocked her down and took her purse earlier than fleeing, police stated. The lady’s purse contained cash, her telephone, and drugs.
The person ran to a close-by Chase Financial institution on 70th Road and Broadway. As he was dumping out the contents of the purse, he struck once more — concentrating on a Four-year-old woman.
A lady together with her two youngsters, Four and 5-months-old, was withdrawing cash out of the ATM. As her Four-year-old daughter eliminated the cash out the machine, the person got here proper behind and snatched about $300 out of the woman’s hand alongside together with her glove earlier than operating away, police stated.
The robber obtained away with virtually $400 in money, a telephone, and the lady’s drugs.
The person is described to be about 5 ft Four inches to five ft 6 inches and was final seen sporting a inexperienced flight jacket.
Submit tricks to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then getting into TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are requested to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).