WANTED: Robbery (Queens)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified individual who is sought in connection with a robbery within the confines of the 112th Precinct. Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 6:20 p.m. on 67 Road between Yellowstone Boulevard and 108 Street, an unidentified individual approached the victim, a 69-year-old female, pushed her to the ground and removed her purse. The purse contained an iPhone 6, black dancing shoes, credit cards, keys and ID. The victim, who suffered pain to her right arm and ribs, refused medical attention. The unidentified individual fled on foot.

  • The unidentified individual, whose sex has not been determined, is white-Hispanic, 25 years old and 5’5″.

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.