Man robbed of $96K at Bronx motel

- A man with nearly $100,000 was robbed at gunpoint at a Bronx motel.  It happened early Monday morning after a night with three women who were described as prostitutes.

The 30-year-old victim reportedly had recently collected the money from a lawsuit and decided to celebrate with hookers at the Van Cortland Motel on Broadway with the money stuffed in a suitcase.

They went into a room at about 10 a.m.  On Monday, just before 7 a.m. two men entered the room, displayed a gun and forcibly grabbed the man's bag with $96,000 inside.  They jumped into a black minivan parked nearby and drove off.

The alleged prostitutes also left and now the NYPD is looking for the women and armed men.

The individuals are described as follows:

-Female, Hispanic, early 20s; last seen wearing a blue and white jacket with a pink mini dress

-Female, Hispanic, 20 to 30; last seen wearing a black coat brown hat, and brown pants

-Female, Hispanic, 20 to 30; last seen wearing a black dress, black jacket, and leg high black boots

-Male, last seen wearing dark hooded sweatshirts and mask 

-Male, last seen wearing dark hooded sweatshirts and mask

Anyone with information in regards to this robbery is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.  Police say that all calls are strictly confidential.

The victim was not hurt in the incident.

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