The NYPD is looking for the two men pictured, suspected of robbing a 90-year-old man on December 4 at approximately 2 p.m. The victim was returning from grocery shopping to his apartment at 15 West 139th Street when the suspects approached from behind, put him in a choke hold, and threw him to the ground.
They took his money and fled; he was taken to Harlem Hospital in stable condition. Both suspects are described as black men in their 20s, about 5’9″. If you have any information with regard to the incident, please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). All calls are strictly confidential.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 14, 2010