Police Hunt Two Men Following Push-In Robbery In Riverdale
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It started with a knock.
Police say two Hispanic men, 25-30 years old, walked into a Riverdale apartment building early June 1.
At about 8:10 a.m., the 5’5″-5’6″ men, who weighed about 155 pounds, knocked on an apartment door.
A 57-year-old resident answered the door.
That’s when police the two thugs shoved their way into the apartment, wielding guns. They tied up the 57-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman who was also in the apartment.
They then looted the place, stealing jewelry and electronics.
No one was hurt.
The two thieves were caught on surveillance tape.
Police are asking for your help identifying the suspects. If you have any information, you can report it anonymously to Crime Stoppers in any of the following ways:
- Log on to the Crime Stoppers website
- Text your tip to 274637, enter TIP577
- Call 800.577.TIPS (8477)