July 13, 2017 Staff Report
A 72-year-old man was pushed to the ground and robbed in Astoria Monday, according to police.
The victim was walking in front of 37-10 Broadway at around 2:20 pm on July 10 when the alleged perpetrator pushed him to the ground and took his wallet, according to police. The victim suffered injuries to his face and knees and was taken to Mount Sinai Queens Hospital for treatment.
The suspect has been described as black, approximately 6′.0″, 180lbs. 25 to 30 years old, and was last seen wearing a white shirt with blue sleeves, tan pants, and blue and white sneakers.
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS