WANTED: Robbery Pattern (Queens)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified male who is sought in connection with a two-incident Robbery/Grand Larceny pattern within the confines of the 106th Precinct. Details are as follows:

 Incident #1 (Grand Larceny): It was reported to police that on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at 4:42 p.m. in front of 125-01 125th Street, an unidentified male approached the victim, a 42-year-old male, from behind and snatched his neck chain, which is valued at $350. The unidentified male fled on foot northbound on 125th Street. At 103rd Avenue he entered a red SUV, which was driven by another unidentified individual, and continued to flee. 

Incident #2 (Robbery): It was reported to police that on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 12:50 p.m. in front of 122-21 111th Avenue, an unidentified male approached the victim, a 52-year-old male, from behind and forcibly removed his three neck chains, which are valued at $2,500. The unidentified male fled on foot westbound on 111th Avenue to 122nd Street, where he entered a red SUV, which was driven by another unidentified individual, and continued to flee. 

 Photos of the unidentified male and the red SUV from Incident #2 are attached.  

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.