New York – According to police, a man on a robbery spree in Manhattan targeted at least one of his victims with a Taser.
The NYPD was looking for the man who struck him at least four times in three days.
In the most recent incident, around 5:40 a.m. on October 7, the suspect was riding a blue bicycle when he approached an 82-year-old man behind the wheel of a car and put a knife around the suspect’s neck. Driver’s side window. After this the accused took 500 dollars from the car. The suspect fled west on his bicycle along 44th road. The victim was not injured.
At around 7:40 a.m. on October 6, the suspect approached a 66-year-old woman inside a Chase bank on 7th Avenue and threatened the woman with a Taser before trying to steal her money. The accused fled on foot empty handed.
The NYPD was looking for the man who struck him at least four times in three days. (NYPD)
About ten minutes later the suspect returned to the bank and approached a 47-year-old man and threatened him with a knife. He managed to collect $200 from the victim before fleeing on foot.
Around 6:50 a.m. on October 4. The suspect threatened a 71-year-old man with a knife in the area of Central Park West and West 64th Street and stole $250 before fleeing on foot.
Anyone with information regarding this person’s identity is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also give their suggestions by logging into the Crimestoppers website. https://crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/ or @ on twitterNYPDTips.
All calls are completely confidential.
Police said the suspect approached an elderly man behind the wheel of a vehicle and threatened him with a knife. (NYPD)
According to police, Manhattan targeted at least one of his victims with a Taser.