WANTED: Robbery Pattern (Brooklyn)

The New York City Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating two to three individuals who are wanted in connection to a robbery pattern which occurred within the confines of the 60 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 Incident #1  It was reported to police that on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at approximately 9:40 p.m. a 48 year old male was walking in the vicinity of Brighton 6th Street and Ocean View Avenue, when three unknown male individuals approach him. One of the individuals punched the victim in the face and the other two forcibly removed the victim’s cash and headphones with an estimated value of $140.00 and fled on foot, westbound on Ocean View Avenue. Victim received cuts and bruising to the face and refused medical attention at the scene.

 Incident #2  It was reported to police that on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at approximately 2:00 a.m. a 34 year old male was walking in the vicinity of Neptune Avenue and Brighton 4th Street, when two unknown male individuals approach him. One of the individuals stuck the victim with an unknown object to the face and the other two forcibly removed the victim’s wallet containing $70.00 and fled on foot, to parts unknown. Victim received cuts and bruising to the face and refused medical attention at the scene.

Incident #3  It was reported to police that on Monday, December 25, 2017 at approximately 6:00 a.m. a 27 year old male was walking in the vicinity of Brighton Avenue and Brighton 4th Street, when three unknown male individuals approach him from behind. One of the individuals punched the victim in the back of the head causing pain and swelling. One of the individuals then forcibly removed the victim’s cell phone and wallet with an estimated value of $900.00 and both fled on foot, to parts unknown. Victim received minor injuries and refused medical attention at the scene.

 Incident #4  It was reported to police that on Friday, January 26, 2018 at approximately 1:25 a.m. a 48 year old male was walking in the vicinity of Neptune Avenue and Brighton 4th Street, when two unknown male individuals approach him. One of the individuals punched the victim in the face of the face causing bleeding and swelling. The other individual then forcibly removed the victim’s wallet with an estimated value of $100.00 and both fled on foot, to parts unknown. Victim received minor injuries and refused medical attention at the scene.  

  • Individual #1 is described as a male Hispanic, in his 20’s, 5’9″ tall, 150lbs., and last seen wearing a dark jacket, dark pants and white sneakers.
  • Individual #2 is described as a male Hispanic, in his 20’s, 510″ tall, 160lbs., and last seen wearing a white hoodie, dark jacket, dark pants and brown shoes.
  • Individual #3 is described as a male Hispanic, in his 20’s.

 Pictures and Video are from Incident #4            

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.