Police search for man who robbed woman on E. 167th Street in the Bronx

Police are asking for the publics help in identifying a man they say robbed a woman on the street.

Police are asking for the publics help in identifying a man they say robbed a woman on the street. (12/18/15)

THE BRONX - Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man they say robbed a woman on the street. 

It happened in front of 872 East 167th St. around 7 p.m. Tuesday.

They say the 41-year-old woman was approached by the suspect while she was walking home, and he forcibly removed her wallet which contained an undetermined amount of cash. 

Police say after he stole the cash, the suspect ran toward Kelly Street. 

The suspect is described as a black male in his late 20s, 5'2" to 5'4" and 130 pounds. He was last seen wearing black sneakers, a black hoodie, black jeans and a black du-rag.

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