WANTED: Robbery (Brooklyn)

The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individuals in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 61 Precinct.  Details are as follows:

 It has been reported to police that on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at approximately 9:30 p.m. four (4) individuals approached the 69-year-old male victim in the vicinity of Avenue U and Brigham Street, struck him from behind with an unknown object and held him to the ground. The individuals then removed approximately $50 from him and fled the location. The victim refused medical attention at the scene. Two of the individuals are described as follows:

  •  1: Male, black, 16 to 18-years-old
  •  2: Male, black 16 to 18-years-old, wearing a du-rag.

 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.