Police: 2 women attacked, robbed elderly man in the Bronx

Police are looking for two women they say attacked and robbed a 76-year-old man. Police say the two women followed the victim from Third Avenue

police are looking for two women they say attacked and robbed a 76-year-old man.

police are looking for two women they say attacked and robbed a 76-year-old man. (12/21/15)

THE BRONX - Police are looking for two women they say attacked and robbed a 76-year-old man.

Police say the two women followed the victim from Third Avenue and East 163rd Street to Melrose and Elton avenues early Saturday morning.

They say the women knocked the man to the ground and took his wallet before fleeing the scene.

The victim refused medical attention at the scene, police say. 

Police are asking anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppes at 1-800 577-TIPS.

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