Sunday, December 28, 2014

Follow us:
Follow @NY1 on Twitter Follow NY1 News on Facebook Follow NY1 News on Google+ Subscribe to this news feed 


Long Island Travel Agent Robbed, Killed On Streets Of Park Slope

  • Text size: + -
TWC News: Long Island Travel Agent Robbed, Killed On Streets Of Park Slope
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

out of 10

Free Video Views Remaining

To get you to the stories you care about, we are offering everyone 10 video views per month.

Access to our video is always free for Time Warner Cable video customers who login with their TWC ID.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

Police in Brooklyn are looking for the person responsible for robbing and killing a Long Island man on Wednesday night.

Investigators say Jesus Morales was found on 18th Street in Park Slope.

Police say a man wearing a ski mask took Morales' wallet and jewelry, and then Morales apparently hit his head on the pavement after the robber shoved him to the ground.

The 67-year-old travel agent was pronounced dead at Lutheran Medical Center.

"We have a witness who hears a thump. She turns and she sees the victim on the ground and sees the suspect with his mask off somewhat. Putting the mask back on, he tells her to turn around," said Police Commissioner Ray Kelly. "Two other witnesses see this individual running."

Authorities released a photo of Morales' wedding band, which police say was stolen from him.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP