VIDEO: Disabled Man Robbed at Gunpoint in Bronx Home Invasion
THE BRONX — A push-in robbery crew forced a man in a wheelchair into his bathroom at gunpoint and held him there while they stole his money and gaming systems, according to police.
The three men barged into the disabled 40-year-old man's Morrisania apartment on Dec. 14 at about 11 a.m., the NYPD said.
Once inside they held him in the john while stealing a Sony PlayStation 4, Ninentendo Wii, clothing and $175 in cash, police said.
The victim was not injured.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then entering "TIP577."