The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the following individuals in connection to an attempted robbery within the confines of the 77 Precinct. Details are as follows:
It has been reported to police that on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at approximately 2:38 a.m. inside of 244 Schenectady Avenue (Grocery Store), two unidentified individuals entered the location and approached the 30 year old store employee behind the counter and demanded money. A verbal disputed ensued which led to a physical altercation. Several store employees forcibly removed the unidentified individuals from the store and shortly thereafter, the two individuals returned with a hammer and broke several of the store windows causing only property damage. None of the store employees were injured and refused medical attention at the scene.
- Individual #1 is described as a male Black in his 20’s, last seen wearing all dark clothing.
- Individual #2 is described as a male Black in his 20’s, last seen wearing a baseball cap, white T-shirt and black pants.
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.