NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 78-year-old man was robbed with a knife to his throat Monday in the Bronx, police say.
The man was entering his building around 5:15 p.m. near Brady and Holland avenues when it happened.READ MORE: On Eve Of Early Voting, Top Contenders For NYC Mayor Skirmish Over Crime And If Police Should Carry Guns
Police said the suspect came up from behind, put a knife to his neck and stole $2,000.READ MORE: MTA Bus Removed From Brooklyn Brownstone 4 Days After Crash; Many Feared Building Would Collapse
The victim was not hurt in the incident.
Surveillance video shows the suspect running from the scene.MORE NEWS: Queens Street Renamed In Honor Of Beloved Community Member, Hospital Worker Who Died From COVID-19
Anyone with information about the crime 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.