In broad daylight on Tuesday, February 22 at 4 pm, two men assaulted a 79-year-old male pedestrian near the intersection of 81st Street and Eliot Avenue, stealing his wallet with ~$1,000 inside. The suspects fled west on Eliot Avenue. They had visited a store in the vicinity and were captured on surveillance camera footage. The man sustained minor injuries. If you have any information regarding this crime, please call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hot Line at 1-800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at or on Twitter @NYPDTips.