The New York City Police Department is asking the public for assistance with locating and identifying the individuals in the attached video and photographs, who is wanted in connection to several robberies that occurred within the confines of the 9 Precinct. Details are as follows:
Incident #1: It was reported to police that on Friday April 15, 2016, at approximately 8:10 p.m. inside of 780 Broadway (Jay Nail Corporation), the suspect approached the 36 year-old female employee, placed his hand inside his jacket pocket and told her he had a gun. He then demanded money from the cash register. The employee opened up the register, the suspect removed approximately $2,500 in cash and fled the store in an unknown direction.
Incident #2: It was reported to police that on Sunday June 12, 2016, at approximately 8:35 p.m. inside of 13A East 4 Street (Il Girasole Nail Spa), the suspect approached the 26 year-old female employee, placed his hand inside his jacket pocket and demanded she open the cash register or he would shoot her. The employee opened up the register, the suspect removed approximately $700 in cash and fled the store in an unknown direction.
The individual is described as:
- Male, white, 35 to 50 years old, 6’1″ to 6’2″, 170 to 210lbs; last seen wearing a black coat, a green shirt, green pants and a green cap.
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.