Suspect Sought for Stealing $1,500 at Knifepoint in Staten Island: Police

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man they say took $1,500 in cash from a victim at knifepoint in Staten Island.

Police say the suspect, 44-year-old Anthony Vaccaro, followed the 38-year-old victim to his South Beach home and displayed a knife while demanding cash at about 4:30 p.m. on Jan. 19.

Vaccaro allegedly took the money and fled the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS. 

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