NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police say an 89-year-old Queens man was robbed of $50,000 during a home invasion.
It happened inside an apartment near Jamaica Avenue and 90th Street in Woodhaven on March 4.READ MORE: NYPD: Man Armed With Box Cutter Robbing Grocery Stores In Queens
Officers are now searching for the suspect.READ MORE: Man Spit On, Punched After Confronting Suspect About Smoking On Subway, Police Say
Police said the man used the victim’s cane to threaten him until he handed over the cash.MORE NEWS: Police: Woman Stabs Man In Back After Argument At Queens Park
Anyone with information about the suspect 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.