Woman Threatened by Knife-Wielding Suspect Near Suffolk Street Apartment

Surveillance image: DCPI.

Surveillance image: DCPI.

Police are looking for a man who threatened a victim with a kitchen knife Feb. 12 in an unsuccessful robbery attempt. According to cops, he followed a 31-year-old woman from the subway station to her apartment on Suffolk Street.  During the incident, the woman grabbed the suspect’s wrist and screamed, which prompted him to run off.  The victim was not hurt.  Police released the image you see posted above, taken from a security camera. The suspect is described as a 25-year-old male, 5’5″ tall, 130 pounds; he was wearing a beige knitted hat, and a camouflage jacket. If you have any information about this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.