Video shows armed robbery of elderly women in Salt Lake

New video shows armed robbery in Salt Lake

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Honolulu Police Department has released new video of a violent armed robbery targeting elderly women in Salt Lake.

Police said two suspects targeted two women, ages 77 and 80, on Ala Napunani Street around 5:30 a.m. Monday.

Officers said at least one of the suspects was armed and demanded the women’s bags. He got one of their bags before jumping into a getaway car and fleeing.

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In the video, you can make out a suspect approaching the women and running off in the opposite direction.

This is just the latest incident in a series of cases targeting the elderly over the past few months.

If you have any information, call police.

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