Video catches 4 men, 1 woman wanted for robbing 87-year-old woman in own Crown Heights home

Police say it happened near Empire Boulevard and Albany Avenue on June 15.

Police say it happened near Empire Boulevard and Albany Avenue on June 15. (7/10/13)

BROOKLYN - Police have released surveillance video of a group of brazen thieves who barged into an elderly woman's home and robbed her at gunpoint.

According to investigators, a female suspect rang the 87-year-old’s bell in Crown Heights, near Empire Boulevard and Albany Avenue, at around 6:30 p.m. on June 15.

When the victim answered the door, four men with a gun forced their way inside, tied the woman up and stole her jewelry.

A sketch of the female suspect has also been released. Cops are urging anyone with information to come forward.
 

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