WANTED: Robbery (Brooklyn)

571-16 75 Pct Robbery 2-10-16 photo of individual

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photo in regards to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 75th Precinct (Brooklyn). Details are as follows:

On Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 1:45 p.m. an unidentified individual walked into 640 Blake Avenue(99 Cents Store), went behind the counter, displayed a knife to the clerk and demanded cash. The individual removed $487 dollars from cash register and fled on foot northbound on Sheffield Avenue. There were no injuries reported as a result of this incident.

The individual depicted is a:

  • Male Black, approximately 25-years-old, 6’1″ tall, 155lbs., medium complexion.
  • Last seen wearing a black jacket with a black hoody, blue jeans and black sneakers.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). 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.

All calls are kept strictly confidential.