Police: Suspect nabbed in Friday’s robbery of elderly woman in Mount Eden

Police say they have arrested a suspect who robbed an elderly woman in Mount Eden last week. 



Authorities took 50-year-old Homer Griffin into custody on Tuesday after he robbed an 81-year-old in an elevator in her apartment on Friday. 



The suspect is alleged to have stolen $200 from the woman in the elevator after he threatened her with an unknown object. 



Griffin is facing charges of robbery in the first degree, menacing in the second and third degrees as well as criminal possession of a weapon. 



 


sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."