The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the following three (3) individuals wanted in connection with a robbery within the confines of the 61 Precinct. The circumstances are as follows:
On Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at approximately 4:30 pm, a group of approximately seven (7) to ten (10) individuals engaged the 16 year-old male victim in front of 2968 Avenue X and began going through his pockets. The suspects proceeded to strike the victim and remove his iPhone 6. The victim received a laceration to his eye during the incident. Three of the suspects are described as follows:
- 1: Male, light skin, 18 to 22 years-old, 150lbs to 170lbs
- 2: Male, black, 15 to 20 years-old, 120lbs to 160lbs
- 3: Male, black, 15 to 20 years-old, 140lbs to 170lbs, 5’8″ to 6’0″
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.