By Sadef Ali Kully
SUNNYSIDE — Police were looking for an armed robbery suspect who allegedly followed a young woman into her apartment building near 47th Avenue and 39th Place Nov. 21.
A 25-year-old woman was followed by a man who pulled out a firearm and demanded her purse, police said.
Police said the victim was not injured but the suspect took the purse, which had $60 and a bank card, from the victim and fled on foot.
Police described the suspect as a Hispanic male wearing a dark-gray hooded sweatshirt over a light-color shirt, dark-color pants and black sneakers.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips at the Crime Stoppers website WWW.NYPDC
All calls are kept strictly confidential.