Cops: Suspects Beat Up Brooklyn Woman, Stole Cash During Home Invasion
NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating two people wanted in connection with a home invasion that took place in Brooklyn.
At 4 p.m. on Tuesday, the suspects allegedly robbed a woman on Riverdale Avenue. Police said the pair broke the front door of the residence, pushed a 77-year-old woman to the ground, and assaulted her.
One of the suspects threatened to kill the victim while demanding money. The victim turned over a purse which contained $50, she suffered pain and bruising in her arms as a result of the attack, police said.
Police are looking for Tanaysia Thomas-Mcleod, also known as Tanaysia Mcleod, and Sharod Mcleod in connection with the crime.
Tanaysia has been described as a black female, she is 22-years-old, 5’7″, 145-lbs, with brown eyes, and black hair.
Sharod has been described as a black male, with brown eyes, and black hair. He is between 5’5″ and 5’6″ and weighs approximately 140-lbs.
Anyone with information regarding this incident has been asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at http://www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to 274637[CRIMES] and entering TIP577.
You May Also Be Interested In These Stories
- Boonton, NJ Police Search For Man Accused Of Attempting To Abduct Young Girl
- Chirlane McCray, Hillary Clinton Will Launch Early Childhood Initiatives
- Police Investigate Domestic Violence Incidents That Led To Suicides In Brooklyn, Queens
- Joni Mitchell ‘Awake & In Good Spirits’ After Being Hospitalized In Los Angeles