86-year-old woman robbed on Staten Island

May 3, 2013 7:03:05 PM PDT
Police are searching for a man who forced his way into a home on Staten Island where police say he attacked and robbed an 86-year-old woman.

Police say he forced his way into a home in New Dorp before dawn Thursday and struggled with the woman who lives there.

He then stole her purse and ran away.

The victim was treated for cuts and bruises.