NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD wants your help finding a man who stole an 88-year-old’s wallet in the subway.

It happened Monday just before 4 p.m. at the 4/5/6 subway station at 42nd Street. According to police, the suspect stole the victim’s wallet from right out of this hand and ran off further into the station.

He got away with $140, a debit card and credit card.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.

  1. Allan Brandon says:

    how about bringing back stop and frisk to make the city safer? all that the government is doing is making the city a target for criminals – no bail so they can commit as many crimes as they want and stay out of prison and then just run away out of state

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