WANTED: Robbery (Brooklyn)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the attached photographs in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 75 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Thursday December 7, 2017, at approximately 8:20 p.m. inside of a residential building in the vicinity of Elton Street and Egan Street, the individuals followed the 15 year-old male victim onto the elevator. When the elevator stopped at the victim’s floor he exited and the four individuals knocked him to the ground and punched him in the face numerous times. They then removed his cell phone and got back on the elevator. The individuals fled the building northbound on Elton Street.

The first individual is:

  • A male, black, 18 to 20 years old
  • Last seen wearing a dark colored hooded jacket, black pants and black sneakers

 The second individual is:

  • A male, black, 18 to 20 years old
  • Last seen wearing a blue and black hooded sweater, blue jeans and blue and black sneakers

 The third individual is:

  • A female, black, 18 to 20 years old
  • Last seen wearing a gray hooded sweater, a dark colored coat, dark colored pants and white sneakers

 The fourth individual is:

  • A male, black, 18 to 20 years old
  • Last seen wearing a dark colored baseball cap, a blue coat with a fur-lined hood, dark colored pants and black sneakers

 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.