Police Seek Robbers Who Tied Man Up In Bronx Residence
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are seeking the help of the public in a search for three robbers who bound a man’s hands together inside of his Bronx home.
Police say the robbery happened on Tuesday of last week around 6:15 p.m., in a residence in the 1400 block of Ogden Avenue, just south of the Cross Bronx Expressway in the Highbridge section of the Bronx.
A woman knocked on victim’s the door. When the 60-year-old man opened it, two male suspects forced their way inside, police said.
The assailants tied the victim’s hands together and proceeded to take an undisclosed sum of cash. They fled on foot, police said.
The suspects are described as a 19-year-old Hispanic woman, and two Hispanic men in their 20s. In surveillance video, the male suspects are both wearing hooded sweat shirts – one black, the other dark red – while the female suspect is wearing a gray hooded sweat shirt.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers, at (800) 577-TIPS, via the Crime Stoppers Web site, or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.