Armed robbers tie up elderly woman in Brooklyn
Police are searching for five armed suspects who tied up and robbed an 87-year-old woman in her Brooklyn home last month, police said.
A female suspect rang the victim’s doorbell at approximately 6:30 p.m. on June 15, police said. When the victim opened the door, four male suspects forced their way into the home.
The suspects displayed a firearm and proceeded to tie up the elderly woman, police said. They took jewelery and then fled on foot.
Police released a video of all of the suspects and a sketch of the female suspect. The male suspects ranged in height from 5-foot-7 to 6-foot-2, police said. The female suspect was 5-foot-1.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers’ website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.