WANTED: Robbery (Brooklyn)


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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 90th Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to the police that on Saturday, May, 14,2016, at 1:25 p.m. the victim a 18-year-old male did agree to meet up with the individuals at the Hewes Street “J” subway station in order to sell a designer sweater. The victim did give the sweater to individual # 1 to inspect then both individuals exited the subway station with the victim following behind. Individual # 2 then displayed a knife and both individuals fled in an unknown direction.

  •  Individual 1: 16-year-old, male, Hispanic, 5’5″ short, 120lbs, brown eyes, black hair, light complexion, last seen wearing blue jeans.
  •   Individual 2: 20-year-old, male, Hispanic, 5’9″ tall, 240lbs, brown eyes, black hair, light complexion, last seen wearing a black sweater, blue jeans, 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.