WANTED: Robbery (Brooklyn)

2056-16 73 Pct 07-13-16 Individual 1

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying following two males depicted in the attached photos in connection with a robbery within the confines of the 73 Precinct.  Details are as follows.

 It was reported to the police that on July 13, 2016 at 12:30 a.m. the two males approached the 22 year-old male victim as he waited for the L train on the Atlantic Avenue train station.  Individual# 2 brandished a knife while demanding the victim’s property.  The victim complied and the two males fled with the victim’s iPhone and wallet, which contained $250. 

 Male# 1 is described as a black male is 18-25 years-old and approximately 140.  He was last seen wearing a black T-shirt, blue jeans, a black hooded sweatshirt, a gold chain and a dark colored backpack.

 Male# 2 is described as a black male who is 18-25 year-old, 5’8″, 200 pounds who was last seen wearing a camouflaged T-shirt with sharks teeth, white shorts and a black sleeveless T-shirt.

 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.

2056-16 73 Pct 07-13-16 Individual 2