By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD is looking for two women wanted after a man was allegedly attacked with pepper spray and robbed in Brooklyn.

It happened at the corner of Chester Street and Riverdale Avenue around 6 p.m. on May 11, police said.

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(credit: NYPD)

According to police, two women approached a 62-year-old man, pushed, kicked and pepper sprayed him, then stole $2,000 from him.

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The man was taken to the hospital and treated for cuts to his face and swelling, police said. He was released.

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Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at

CBSNewYork Team