It happened on Tuesday, May 10, at 6:45 p.m.
A 90-year-old woman was walking down West 64th Street when a man approached her and took her handbag from the walker.
He followed her for a short time, then made his move, grabbing the bag.
The wallet thief then took off on foot.
Fortunately, the woman was not injured.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the New York City Police Crime Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
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