The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance identifying the individuals depicted in the attached surveillance video in regards to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 47 Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to the police that on Friday, March 31, 2017 at 9:00 p.m. two unknown individuals entered the 33rd Convenience Store, located at 664 East 233 Street and came around the counter. Individual #1 displayed a silver firearm and demanded money from an employee and removed his wallet and cellphone, while Individual #2 removed cash from the cash register. The individuals then fled in a dark colored vehicle, which was double-parked outside of the location. The employee was not injured.
- Individual #1 is described as a male Black with a medium build and medium complexion. He was last seen wearing a black mask, a gray hooded sweatshirt and gray sweat pants. He was in possession of a silver firearm.
- Individual #2 is described as a male Black with a medium build and medium complexion and a beard with black hair. He was last seen wearing dark jacket with white sleeves, a light colored hooded sweatshirt, black pants with white striped on the sides and black shoes.
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.