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Suspect in string of violent home invasions in Brooklyn sought by police

Posted at 7:08 PM, May 19, 2015
and last updated 2015-05-19 19:08:11-04

FLATBUSH, Brooklyn (PIX11) -- He said “ Where is the money, give me the money.”

A 68-year-old grandmother is describing the orders she was given by a robber with a gun pointed in her face. PIX11 is concealing her identity because she is shaken that the suspect is still on the loose.

Police believe one man targeted at least eight homes in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn.

Surveillance video taken on Mother’s Day shows the suspect using a stolen credit card at an ATM.

On Friday the same suspect entered the grandmother’s home through a window while she was asleep and ransacked the home, stealing cash, jewelry and other valuables.

“He took everything, my purse, credit cards, metro cards and health card.”

Police say robberies like this are unusual for the area, the grandmother says the situation could of ended different.

“I just want them to catch him, I know what the other families are going through.”

If you have any information on the robberies call the NYPD's Crime Stopper Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.