85-year-old attacked, robbed in East Harlem

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85-year-old attacked

NEW YORK– Police are asking for help in the hunt for a suspect indicted of stealing an 85- time-old man last month in East Harlem.

Surveillance videotape shows the suspect approached the person from before and forced him to the ground near Lexington Avenue and East 120th road.

According to investigators, the suspect took the man’s portmanteau and ran.

The man suffered from scrapes and bruises, only refusing medical care.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS( 8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA( 74782). you’ll further submit a tip via theirs website or via DM on Twitter,@NYPDTips. All calls are kept nonpublic.

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