WANTED: Robbery (Brooklyn)

2818-156 BTRS 75 Pct 11-16-15

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the suspects wanted for robbery, in transit, within the confines of the 75 Precinct (Brooklyn). Details are as follows:

On Monday, November 16, 2015, at 3:00 pm, the two male victims, a 17-year-old and 20-year-old, were in the Cleveland Street “J” Subway station when the two suspects, one armed with a knife, approached them and demanded their property. The suspects then began to punch the victim in the face. Suspect #2 then stabbed the 17-year-old victim in the shoulder and torso. The two suspects then fled the station. Both victims were removed to Brookdale Hospital where they are listed stable condition.

Suspect #1:

  • Dark skinned Hispanic male wearing a dark hooded sweater.

Suspect #2:

  • Light skinned Hispanic male wearing a black sweater, red cap and red & white sneakers.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.