The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following three individuals in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 48 Precinct. Details are as follows:
It has been reported to police that on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at approximately 8:20 p.m. two of the individuals entered Chinos Flavors, located at 881 East Tremont Avenue and demanded cash, while a third individual stayed outside the location. While inside, one of the individuals proceeded to use a hammer to break opening the register while the other displayed a firearm. The individuals removed $300 in cash as well as a water pipe. The individuals are described as follows:
1: Male, black, beard, last seen wearing a black jacket and blue sweatpants.
2: Male, last seen wearing a black jacket, tan pants, brown boots, carrying a messenger bag.
3: Male, last seen wearing blue sweatpants, a black hooded sweatshirt, and a black flight jacket.
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.