Cops are searching for a pickpocket who allegedly stole a 70-year-old woman’s wallet from a Brighton Beach grocery store on March 22.
The goon followed the victim into the store at 1029 Brighton Beach Ave. at approximately 3 p.m. before snatching the wallet from the senior’s purse and fleeing toward Brighton 12th Street. The perp made off with various credit cards and $110 in cash, according to police.
Cops described the baddie as an adult male in his 50s, standing approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall with a light skin complexion. He was last seen wearing a denim jacket, blue jeans, tan boots, and a light blue baseball cap, police said.
Anyone with information in regard to the identity of this male is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-8477. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at www.nypdcr