91-year-old Brooklyn man dies, wife injured after home robbery

A 91-year-old Brooklyn man died on Wednesday after a group of robbers broke into his home and tied him up, police said.
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This is no doubt a terrifying situation for this couple who lives here on Decatur street let me show what's going on NYPD. The crime scene unit hatch showed up here on Decatur street. We're just off Marcus Garvey boulevard this block is full of detectives now people here tell me. They knew no this couple are stunned by what act when we first arrived here than 99 year old female victim. Was in the back of the ambulance police say she has no idea there are 91 year old husband is debt. This all happened around 330 this afternoon we think Foreman entered. What sixty Decatur street sources tell Eyewitness News one of the suspects came up behind the elderly woman and throw a blanket over her head to try to erupt. And then tied up her husband the suspects then went into the home and stole some unknown items that 99 year old woman that was able to break free. And call 911. Police arrived and found the couple the 91 year old man. Did die at the hospital. I will both tied up. And she was able to. On taught herself and then pull my won't burn a process of interviewing witnesses here witnesses eyewitness his neighbors. And that's something that we're rough we're when released veteran. It was like a loud though not that is advanced data initiative that's an at bat and was then president on Saturday and from. In the neighborhood did you say basically. That they have arrived in the dinning. Everybody that knows better than me out and militant yeah. Without great tip the best may be possible. This is Neil what you need. And they always that I would get Yankee. And they're. But it's still ride them.

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