NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for a man seen on video snatching a chain from a woman in the Bronx.
It happened shortly before 2:30 p.m. last Wednesday inside Bronx Pawn Brokers on Kingsbridge Road.READ MORE: Washington Heights Public School Celebrates Record 90% Graduation Rate With In-Person Pomp And Circumstance
Police said the suspect walked up to a 71-year-old woman, grabbed her by the neck and stole her necklace.
Surveillance cameras captured part of the struggle before the man turns and runs out of the store.READ MORE: NYPD Hosts Block Party In Same Mount Eden Neighborhood Where Children Were Caught In Middle Of Gunfire
Police said he made off with the chain, worth $400.
The woman suffered cuts to her neck but refused medical attention.MORE NEWS: NYPD Introducing New Crisis Response Training To De-Escalate Situations Where Suspect Does Not Have A Gun
Anyone with information about her attacker 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.