WANTED: Robbery (Brooklyn)

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying three individuals depicted in the attached surveillance photo in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 73rd Precinct. The details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at approximately 7:40 p.m. a 16 and 17 year old male were walking in the vicinity of Riverdale Avenue and Thatford Avenue when they were approached by two individuals, one of which displayed a firearm, while a third individual acted as a lookout.  The two individuals then removed a sweater, sneakers and a hover board from the victims before they all fled.  There were no injuries sustained during the course of this incident.

The suspects are described as being:

  •  Three black males between the ages of 15 and 17 years old. 

The first individual was last seen wearing:

  •  A black hooded sweatshirt and was in possession of a firearm.

The second individual was last seen wearing:

  •  A dark hooded sweatshirt, black jacket with a backpack.

The third individual, who acted as a lookout, was last seen wearing:

  • A grey hooded sweatshirt and backpack.

 Anyone with information in regards to the missing person 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.