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Police Seek Man Who Allegedly Robbed 89-Year-Old Woman In Bronx

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Police are looking for the man who they say robbed an 89-year-old woman in the Bronx.

They say it happened in front of East Bedford Park Boulevard in Bedford Park at approximately 9 a.m. last Thursday.

According to officials, the man approached the woman, grabbed a plastic bag that contained $500 out of her hand and ran away.

Police say the man is in his mid-20s and is about 5 feet, 6 inches tall, weighing 180 pounds.

He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and tan shorts while holding an orange sweatshirt.

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 www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.

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