Police are looking for two women who were filmed on surveillance footage after they robbed a 79-year-old man of $16,000 in cash and jewelry at his expensive Manhattan hotel.
The women were seen leaving the Loews Regency Hotel on Park Avenue in May after they had taken a $13,000 watch and $3,000 in cash.
Surveillance footage released by police on Tuesday shows the women waiting for the elevator after leaving the man’s room.
Police are looking for two women who were filmed on surveillance footage waiting for the elevator after they robbed a 79-year-old man from his room at the expensive Loews Regency Hotel on Park Avenue
The man, a tourist from Florida, met the women at a swanky Upper East Side restaurant called Club Macanudo, police said.
He claims he doesn’t remember meeting the women or what happened inside his hotel room.
However, surveillance footage shows the three leaving the restaurant and going to his hotel nearby,New York Daily News reported.
When they got to his hotel room, the women beat him and left with his watch and the cash.
Police said the man from Florida met the two women at a restaurant on the Upper East Side before the three of them went to his hotel room, where they beat him and stole his $13,000 watch and $3,000 in cash
He suffered scratches to his face, but refused to be hospitalized, the New York Post reported.
NYPD released the surveillance footage and have asked for the public’s help to identify them.
Both women are about 25-30 years old with long black hair, police said.
One woman was last seen wearing a light colored dress and the other was last seen wearing a green top, green skirt and large hoop earrings.
Earlier this month, Saudi diplomat Sultan Khayat had his $30,000 watch stolen by a date he brought home from celebrity nightclub 1 Oak.
The man met the two women at Club Macanudo (pictured) on 63rd Street between Madison and Park avenues
Surveillance footage shows all three leaving the restaurant together and entering the Loews Regency Hotel (pictured) on Park Avenue and 61st Street