WANTED: Robbery (Brooklyn)

1037-16 90 Sqd 03-27-16

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individuals depicted in the attached surveillance photos in regards to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 90 Precinct. Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Sunday, March 27, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. the four suspects entered the VIM Department Store located at 85 Varet Street and proceeded to the sneaker department. Once there, they began to stuff boxes of shoes in a large laundry bag and attempted to leave the store. An employee of the store stopped the suspects who began to fight with him and successfully fled the store with an undetermined amount of sneakers. The store employee, a 26-year-old male, refused medical attention on scene.

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.