WANTED: Robbery (Manhattan)

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The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the following two individuals who are wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 6th Precinct (Manhattan). The details are as follows:

On Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 6:20 pm, inside of a commercial establishment named “Jonty Jacobs” located at 114 Christopher Street, the two individuals enter the building approached the salesperson simulate a firearm and demanded money, the suspects then removed $200.00 and a DELL laptop before fleeing westbound on Christopher Street.  There were no reported injuries as a result of this incident. The suspects are described as the following:

Suspect# 1:

  • Male, black, 25-years-old, approximately 5’7″ tall, weighing 140 lbs., brown eyes, with short black close cut hair.
  • Last seen wearing a black and gray hooded ski jacket, blue jeans and black sneakers.

Suspect# 2:

  • Male, black, 25-years-old, approximately 5’10” tall, weighing 220 lbs., brown eyes with black hair.
  • Last seen wearing a black hooded ski jacket, black jeans, black ski cap and multi-colored sneakers.

Anyone with information in regard 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.

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