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Albany man, 72, robbed of cash

Suspects cover Albany man with blanket, leave with cash

ALBANY — A 72-year-old man was robbed Tuesday at his home on Southwood Drive in Albany, police officials say.

Andrew Belk told officers of the Albany Police Department a noise woke him from his sleep shortly after 2 a.m. When he walked out of his bedroom he saw two unknown people who then threw a blanket over him and robbed him of some cash, officials say.

No description of the suspects was available Wednesday, but Belk told police he thought they might be two women. Officials say the incident continues to be investigated.