Police search for suspect who attempted to rob 82-year-old

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BENSONHURST -

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect they say tried to rob an elderly man in Bensonhurst.

Police say the incident happened on Aug. 26.

They say the suspect walked up to the 82-year-old victim on Bay Parkway.

He then grabbed him and demanded money.

The victim was able to escape unharmed. The suspect ran away.

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

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