Police are searching for a man who pushed and robbed an 88-year-old woman in Manhattan over the weekend.
The suspect walked up to the woman on West 57th Street shortly before 1 p.m. Sunday, knocked her down and stole her credit cards, identification, iPhone, and cash before fleeing the scene, police said.
Cops released video of the suspect Tuesday showing him in a black jacket, gray sweatpants, black sneakers and a black backpack.
Police also describe the thief as a light-skinned man who is approximately 30 to 35-years-old, weighs 150 pounds and stands 5 feet, 7 inches tall.
The elderly woman suffered injuries to her leg and face, and was hospitalized in stable condition.
Anyone with information in regard 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).
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