WANTED: Robbery Pattern (Queens)

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in locating the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photographs wanted for questioning in regards to a robbery pattern that occurred within the confines of the 101 Precinct. Details are as follows:

Incident# 1: It was reported to the police that on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 9:45 p.m. in the vicinity of Cornaga Avenue and Nasby place, a 72 year old male victim, was approached by the individual who engaged him in a verbal dispute then punched the victim in face and removed undetermined amount of cash. 

 Incident# 2: On Sunday, October 01, 2017 at 2:00 a.m. in front of 22-11 New haven Avenue, a 25 year old male victim, was approached from behind by unknown individual who struck the victim with a wooden club multiple times knocking him to the ground. The Individual then threaten the victim and removed $100.00 in cash. The victim took himself to St. John’s Hospital for treatment.

Incident# 3: On Monday, October 09, 2017 at 7:50 a.m.in front of 22-52 Cornaga Avenue, a 65 year old male was approached by a male white who attacked him with a stick about the body causing bruises to head. The victim was taken to St. John’s Hospital for treatment.

 Incident# 4: On Monday, October 09, 2017, at 8:35 p.m. corner in front of 536 Beach 22 Street, a 41 year old female victim was approached by  a male  white who attempted to remove her purse. The Individual punched and shoved the victim into the wall causing injuries and pain. The victim was removed St. John’s hospital for treatment.

 Incident# 5: On Monday, October 09, 2017 at 8:35 p.m. in the vicinity of Beach 22 Street and New Haven Avenue, a 17 year old female victim was approached by a male white who followed her into the building and grabbed her by her shirt. He then told the victim that he has a firearm and told her not to scream or he will shoot her. He demanded money and the victim gave him 5 dollars before he departed to unknown direction.

Incident# 6: On Monday, October 09, 2017 at 8:40 p.m. in the corner of beach 22 Street and New Haven Avenue, a 44 year old female victim was approached by a male white who tried to remove her purse, then punched her in the face, before fleeing to unknown direction.

The individual has been identified as follows:

  •  Boynton, Luke
  • 451A Beach 27 Street
  • Queens NY
  • Male white, 24 years old, 5″.8″, 140lbs.

 Anyone with information in regards to the above pattern 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.