BRIDGEPORT - Authorities say Delonce Henton is facing charges for robbing a 90-year-old after he offered Henton a ride.

Police say Henton asked the elderly man for a ride to the hospital to see his wife, but once Henton got into the car he told the man to drive to an isolated area where he began to rob the victim of his jewelry.

Police say an officer saw the car in the middle of the street, then pulled up to find the victim yelling for help. They say Henton tried to flee, but they caught up with him.

Police say Henton also tried to rob the victim of his wedding ring.