Suspect photo released after 82-year-old Cleveland man attacked, wife kidnapped on Victory Boulevard
Home invasion suspect tried to use stolen card
Jen Steer, newsnet5.com
4:53 PM, Jun 26, 2013
7:42 PM, Jun 26, 2013
CLEVELAND - Cleveland police released photos of a suspect in the home invasion and kidnapping of an 80-year-old woman.
On June 17, three men assaulted an 82-year-old man and his wife at their Victory Boulevard home, and threatened the couple with a gun.
The men restrained the husband with duct tape while kidnapping his 80-year-old wife. Police said the woman was later found in the trunk of the suspect's car.
The couple was taken to a local hospital to be treated for their injuries.
Then on June 18, a man tried to use the victims' stolen credit card at a gas station at West 117th Street and Bellaire Road. Cleveland police said the man got out of the passenger's side of a Nissan Versa before attempting to use the credit card.
The suspect was wearing a white T-shirt, red pants and black shoes.
Anyone with information on the suspect should call the Cleveland Division of Police First District Detective Bureau at 216-623-5118. Anonymous tips can be given to Crime Stoppers at 216-252-7463 or by texting "TIP657" to 274637.