Man accused of stealing 85-year-old woman’s purse

An 85-year-old woman was robbed inside her Bronx apartment building, according to police.



It happened on Thursday around 12:05 p.m. in an apartment building on Randall Avenue and Olmstead Avenue in Castle Hill.



Police say the suspect entered the lobby of the building and stole the 85-year-old woman's purse from her hands before running away. 



They say he got away with $50 and five credit cards. 



Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS


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