NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man and a woman were in custody Saturday morning after police say they robbed a 53-year-old man in Central Park.
It happened around 10:30 pm near 79th Street, according to police.READ MORE: New York State To Adopt New CDC Guidelines For Vaccinated People Starting This Wednesday, Cuomo Says
Investigators say the suspects, both 19-years-old, led the victim to believe they had a gun and took his wallet.READ MORE: Illegal Motorbike Riders Strike Again, This Time Attack 76-Year-Old Man In Inwood Park
The brazen duo were arrested soon after.MORE NEWS: Human Resources Commissioner Steven Banks Talks To CBS2 About NYC's Plan To Get Homeless Off Subways
Charges against both suspects are pending.