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Police looking for man who robbed elderly victim on Boulder Highway

Joyce Lupiani

Police looking for man who robbed elderly victim on Boulder Highway

By Joyce Lupiani. CREATED Mar 4, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police are looking for a man accused of robbing an elderly person on Feb. 21.

According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, the suspect approached an elderly man at about 10:30 p.m. in the 4000 block of Boulder Highway.

He put his hand over the victim's mouth to prevent him from screaming and then took his wallet.

The suspect is described as a black male adult, 18 to 25 years of age, and 5'10" with a medium build.

He was last seen wearing a dark jacket, white t-shirt and khaki pants.

Anyone with information is urged to call LVMPD's Robbery Section at 702-828-3591 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

Joyce Lupiani

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Joyce Lupiani is the managing editor for PositivelyLV.com and contributes to KTNV.com and NowTrending.com.