The cops are looking for five people who tied up an 87-year-old woman and stole from her Brooklyn apartment last month.
According to the police, four men and one woman were involved in the June 15 incident, which occurred in the 71st Precinct, which covers the southern end of Crown Heights. At around 6:25 p.m., the woman rang the elderly woman's doorbell and when she answered, the four men forced their way into the apartment with a firearm. They tied up the victim and took her jewelry before fleeing.
The police released video of all five suspects as well as a sketch of the female suspect. The men are described as being 5'7" to 6'2" tall while the female suspect was 5'1".
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers' website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.