WANTED: Robbery (Brooklyn)

The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following three individuals in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 77 Precinct/ Transit District 32. Details are as follows:

It has been reported to police that on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at approximately 10:05 p.m. the individuals approached victim #1 and victim #2, both 18-year-old males, in the mezzanine of the Utica Avenue “3” train subway station and displayed a knife demanding property under threat of being stabbed. They removed victim #1’s iPhone 6s and fled. There were no reported injuries. The individuals are described as follows:

 1:  Male, black, 19 to 21 years-old, 5’09” to 5’10” tall

  • Wearing a blue Nike jacket, blue jeans, a red Playboy Bunny baseball cap, gray Nike sneakers, and a black facemask.

 2: Male, black, 18 to 21 years-old, approximately 5’11” tall, approximately 160 lbs.

  • Wearing a white flight jacket, a gray hoodie, red sneakers, and a black face mask

 3: Male, black, approximately 25 years-old,

  • Wearing a black coat, black jeans, a black wool hat, 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.