WANTED: Robbery (Queens)

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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a male wanted for questioning with regards to a robbery that occurred in the confines of the 109th Precinct. Details are as follows:

At approximately 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 in front of 31-50 137th Street a 23-year-old male victim was approached by two male Blacks who tased him and removed his Apple iPhone 6, Apple Watch, and his wallet. A short time after the incident the male, seen in the attached photos, was captured on video making a purchase with one of the stolen credit cards.

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.