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Man snatches over $2K from 91-year-old at Resorts World Casino in Queens: police

Posted: 10:42 PM, Feb 25, 2020
Updated: 2020-02-25 22:44:14-05
Man stole $2K from 91-year-old inside Resorts World Casino: police

QUEENS, New York — Police are looking for a man who snatched over $2,000 from a 91-year-old man inside a Queens casino, according to the NYPD.

The robbery happened inside Resorts World Casino around 7 a.m. on Feb. 2, police said.

The unidentified suspect walked up and took $2,600 from the victim's hand before fleeing the casino, according to police.

The NYPD released a photo of the suspect on Tuesday.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).