Assault Rifle Replica used during Robbery, Two Suspects Arrested

Assault Rifle Replica

Recently Police Officers from the 77 Precinct were responding to a location on Rodgers Avenue for a call of a robbery in progress. The officers observed two males who fit the description of the suspects running on Prospect Avenue nearby. The officers exited their vehicle and subsequently arrested the suspects after a foot pursuit.

A replica assault rifle (pictured) was recovered from one of the perpetrators.

Arrested: Male 35, Male 36

Charges:

  • Robbery
  • Criminal Possession of a Weapon
  • Criminal Possession of Stolen Property