The NYPD says the man in the photos followed a 77-year-old man out of an elevator and pointed a gun at his face while demanding his money.
NEW YORK (FOX 5 NY) - The NYPD wants to find the thug who threatened an elderly man with a gun before taking his money: all $18 of it.
The gunman followed the man into his building's elevator on Monday just before 11 p.m. at Southern Boulevard and Barretto Street in The Bronx.
The suspect fled the scene northbound on Southern Boulevard.
Video of the robbery was shared by police on Tuesday.
The suspect is described as a dark-skinned Hispanic male; last seen wearing a dark colored coat with a fur-lined hood, dark colored sweatpants with red stripes on its sides and dark colored boots.
If you recognize the man or know anything about the robbery, please contact the NYPD Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. You can remain anonymous.