Unidentified man assaulted, robbed 77-year-old woman at Borgata, police say

    Image courtesy of the Atlantic City Police Department.

    Image courtesy of the Atlantic City Police Department.

    Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man who they say assaulted and robbed an elderly woman at the Borgata Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City.

    The 77-year-old woman was assaulted and robbed of her pocketbook shortly before 4:30 a.m. on Jan. 4 after getting off the elevator on the floor of her room, Atlantic City Police Department Sgt. Kevin Fair said in a release.

    The Boonton, NJ woman was transported to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center in Atlantic City with a non-life threatening injury, Fair said. 

    Police describe the suspect as a white man with a slim build in his 30s.

    Anyone with information is asked to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Criminal Investigations Section at 609-347-5766. Tips can be anonymously sent by text to TIP411 (begin the text with ACPD). 

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