Man Yanks Woman, 84, by Gold Necklace in Lauderhill Attempted Robbery - NBC 6 South Florida

Man Yanks Woman, 84, by Gold Necklace in Lauderhill Attempted Robbery

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    Robber Drags Woman by Necklace in Lauderhill

    A man dragged an 84-year-old woman by her necklace in Lauderhill on Nov. 14, 2019.

    (Published Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019)

    An 84-year-old woman was dragged by her gold chain necklace by a man during an attempted robbery in Lauderhill.

    Surveillance video released Wednesday captured the Nov. 14 incident outside of the Sadkin Center at 1176 NW 42 Way, according to the Lauderhill Police Department.

    The woman told police she was walking to go inside the center when a man yanked at her necklace from behind to try to steal it, which caused her to fall to the ground. He was unsuccessful and ran northbound toward the Lauderhill Mall.

    The woman uses a walker and was dragged from it when the suspect attacked her, police said. She sustained a scrape to the index finger, but she was hospitalized after telling police she had high blood pressure and was shaking.

    Man Caught Licking Doorbell on Home Security System

    [NATL] Man Caught Licking Doorbell on Home Security System

    A man in Salinas, CA was caught on a home security system licking the homeowner's doorbell. Police identified the man, Roberto Daniel Arroyo, and said he returned to the residence later, urinating in front of the house and stealing extension cords. Police say Arroyo remains at large.

    (Published Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019)

    The suspect was described as a black male, 20-25 years old, with two-inch hair twists and was wearing a gray shirt and long blue jeans.

    The case is under investigation. Anyone with information should call Lauderhill police.

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