Posts Tagged ‘elderly’

Violent robber is targeting elderly men

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Date: August 24th, 2011

Category: Nutty News

robberNutty News New York – The NYPD is looking for a violent robber who is targeting elderly men as they enter the subway system or elevators in Manhattan. In the first incident, the sicko came up on an elderly man from behind as he entered the N train subway entrance at Broadway and W. 28th St.  It happened at about 7:30 a.m. He choked the victim from behind and grabbed the man’s wallet out of his pants before running away. The victim suffered a stroke in the attack. Next, the thug followed an elderly male into an elevator and choked him from behind. He stole the man’s money and phone before running away. The victim was not hurt in that attack. The suspect struck again two days later. The man, described as a stocky, bald black man in his mid-20s, between 5’5″ and 6′.  More   Click on the Nutty News reporter at the top, left column for another Nutty News story

Elderly Man Lights Himself In Church

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Date: February 24th, 2011

Category: Nutty News

candlesNutty News Hicksville, New York – An elderly man is fighting for his life after accidentally lighting himself on fire in a Long Island church. The 89-year-old man, who comes to mass on a regular basis, was inside the Holy Family Church in Hicksville around 6:30 a.m. when Nassau County Police Sgt. James Skopak said his clothes caught fire while lighting candles in the back of the church. Pastor Gerard Gentleman called 911 while Father Henry Reid used a fire extinguisher to put out the flames. Skopak said the man suffered burns on over 60 percent of his body.  More…

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