EAST HARLEM, Manhattan – Police are on a search for a violent home invasion in Manhattan.
They said two men knocked on the door of an apartment near 117th Street and 2nd Avenue in East Harlem.
When an old man answered the door, the suspects forced themselves inside the home and pushed the victim on the floor. The pair stole cellphone, jewelry and cash. The victim wasn’t seriously hurt.
The persons wanted for questions are labeled as Hispanic men, possible 30-40 years old and are 5’6” tall. They were last seen wearing dark clothes and baseball caps, hooded shirts and black vests.
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