The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying two unidentified males wanted for questioning in connection with a gunpoint robbery within the confines of the 120th Precinct. Details are as follows:
On Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at approximately 11:55 p.m. a 26-year-old male victim while waiting for the bus at the corner of Edgewater Street and Bay Street was approached two unidentified males displaying a black firearm. The individuals grabbed the victim, threw him on the ground and removed his Samsung Galaxy S5 and gray Jordan sneakers. The individuals fled in a dark colored Suburban southbound on Bay Street. The victim sustained minor injuries and was taken to Richmond University Medical Center where he was treated and released.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) 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 by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential