Man Rips Bag and Bible From Elderly Woman in Queens

Police in New York City released video on September 13 that they said shows an unknown individual assault a woman and steal her purse and Bible in Queens.

The New York City Police Department (NYPD) said the incident happened on 36th Avenue in Queens at midday on September 12 and that the victim was 77 years old.

Footage released by the NYPD shows the incident. A woman can be seen struggling to hold onto her bag while a man attempts to rip it from her.

Local media said the suspect was still at large as of late Monday. Police were offering a reward up to $3,500 for information on the suspect. Credit: NYPD via Storyful

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