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92-year-old Chelsea man robbed of bible, glasses in mugging

June 13, 2013 7:30:20 AM PDT
Police are searching for the Manhattan mugger who robbed an elderly man, and they're hoping surveillance video will lead to an arrest.

Investigators say the suspect followed the 92-year-old victim into his apartment on West 18th Street in Chelsea Monday night.

The robber pushed the man to the ground and stole a bag containing a bible and a pair of glasses.

The victim suffered an injured hip in the fall.

Police are offering a $22,000 reward for information leading to an arrest.

The suspect is only described as a man in his 30s.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.


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