NYPD: Robber makes 90-year-old man drive to Queens ATMs after grabbing his neck
Police are looking for a robber they said grabbed an elderly man by the neck outside of a Queens supermarket, stole his wallet and made him drive to two ATMs for withdrawals.
The 90-year-old man was leaving a Stop and Shop at 34-51 48th Street on Friday around 10:45 a.m. when a man grabbed him by his neck and demanded his wallet, the NYPD said.
The robber then demanded the man’s PIN number and forced him to drive to the ATMs so he could withdraw cash, police said.
The suspect is described as black, in his 30s and has braids.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), submit a tip online or text 274637 (CRIMES), then enter TIP577.
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