Funeral arrangements made for Brooklyn elderly home invasion victim

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Sunday, October 15, 2017

FORT GREENE, Brooklyn (WABC) -- Funeral arrangements have been made for a 91-year-old man who died during a home invasion in Brooklyn.

A wake will be held for Waldiman Thompson at the Hanson Place Seventh Day Adventist Church in Fort Greene on Thursday afternoon. His funeral will be held at the church on Friday morning.

Thompson died after police say robbers broke into his home and tied up him and his wife on Wednesday.

His 100-year-old wife was able to break free and call police.