Police are searching for a suspect in a robbery and assault in the Tremont section Saturday, May 19, 2012.
It happened at about 10:40 a.m. on Monroe Avenue, according to police. The suspect assaulted a 54-year-old woman and then took her purse.
Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit NYPDCrimestoppers.com.
All calls are strictly confidential.