WANTED: Robbery Pattern (Queens)

 

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance with identifying two individual depicted in the attached surveillance video in connection to five robbery incidents that occurred within the confines of the 115th Precinct. Details are as follows:

 Incident#1: It was reported to police that on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at approximately 3:00 a.m. in the vicinity of 34th Avenue and 106th Street, a 48-year-old male was approached from behind by unidentified individuals who punched him in the head and removed his cellphone, $110, and his wallet and fled on foot. The victim was not hospitalized as a result of this incident.

 Incident#2: It was reported to police that on Monday, January 2, 2017 at approximately 2:45 a.m. in the vicinity of 34th Avenue and 105th Street, a 41-year-old male victim was approached by an unidentified male who punched him in his head and nose and removed his cellphone and fled in an unknown direction. The victim was not hospitalized as a result of this incident.

Incident#3: It was reported to police that on Sunday, January 8, 2017 at approximately 3:00 a.m. in the vicinity of 34th Avenue and 103rd Street, a 30-year-old male victim was approached from behind and grabbed by his neck by an unidentified suspect who removed his wallet and fled on foot.

 Incident#4: It was reported to police that on Friday, January 20, 2017 at 2:25 a.m. in the vicinity of 37th Avenue and 112th Street, a 22-year-old victim was approached from behind and was struck in the head with an unknown object. The individual removed the victim’s wallet, cellphone and $50 and fled on foot. The victim was not hospitalized as a result of this incident.

 Incident#5: It was reported to police that on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at approximately 6:10 a.m. in the vicinity of 34th Avenue and 105th Street two individuals followed a 32-year-old male victim to his residence. The victim was approached from behind, he was put in a choke hold, thrown to the ground, was punched and kicked by the suspects who removed his cellphone and fled on foot. The victim was not hospitalized as a result of this incident

  • The individuals are described as two adult males.

 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. All calls are strictly confidential.