NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to identify an individual who was caught on camera allegedly stealing a man’s wallet in Brooklyn last month.
The incident happened just before 10 p.m. on June 24.READ MORE: Clear Water On The Jersey Shore Dazzling Visitors
Police say a 63-year-old man was crossing Kings Highway at East 17th Street when someone came up behind him and allegedly took his wallet out of his back pocket.
Video shows the man turn around and struggle with the suspect. Both then fall to the ground before the suspect runs off.READ MORE: De Blasio: Cuomo 'Should Be Charged' Over Sexual Assault, Harassment Claims In AG Investigation
The victim was not seriously injured.
Police say the suspect is described as a light-skinned female, believed to be 15-18 years old.MORE NEWS: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Soon?
Anyone who has information regarding this incident 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 NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.