Brooklyn robbery suspect targeting elderly victims

January 22, 2014 7:46:20 PM PST
The NYPD is looking for a robbery suspect who is preying on elderly victims in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn.

Police say the suspect tells the victims he is their upstairs neighbor and water is leaking into their apartment.

He pretends to inspect and pay for the damage, but once inside, he goes through the apartment taking jewelry and cash.

The victims were unharmed. Police say the suspect may speak Russian.