April 3, 2019 By Meghan Sackman
Police are searching for an individual who robbed a 75-year-old man in broad daylight on an Astoria street last week.
Police say the suspect approached the victim in front of his home in the vicinity of 29th Avenue and 23rd Street on March 26th around 3:25 p.m.
The suspect demanded the 75-year-old’s money, before stealing $30 and his bank cards. He then fled the scene.
Police describe the suspect as being black and wearing a black jacket with an orange liner.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).