Man wanted in string of 14 robberies in Brooklyn

Police say the suspect is wanted for 14 robberies primarily targeting elderly victims.

Police say the suspect is wanted for 14 robberies primarily targeting elderly victims. (8/4/13)

BROOKLYN - Police are looking for a suspect wanted in a string of more than a dozen robberies in Brooklyn that often target the elderly.

The robberies began on July 10 and took place within the 63rd, 67th and 69th precincts. Each time, police say the suspect approached his victims with a gun and demanded jewelry.

His youngest victim was 48, but police say he mainly targets the elderly. The suspect's oldest victim was 78 years old.

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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