The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying three individual depicted in the attached surveillance photos and video in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 61st Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at approximately 2:30 a.m. in the vicinity of Avenue Y and East 15th Street, a 24-year-old male victim was approached by three suspects who displayed a firearm. The individuals zip tied the victim and used his keys to enter his residence. Once inside, the individuals ordered a 50-year-old female and a 19-year- old male to the ground and removed $40,000 and a cellphone and fled on foot. The victims were not hospitalized as a result of this incident.
- Three individuals are described as male blacks who are in their 20’s, 5’8″-6’0″ tall
- All seen wearing hooded sweatshirts and winter jackets.
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.