Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating three or four suspects wanted in connection to a pattern of armed robberies within the 107th Precinct.
The suspects are described as either two, or three black males and a black female. The suspects are in their 20s and the female suspect is described as, 5’3″-5’6″, 120-140 lbs, with long black curly hair. One of the male suspects is described as 5’8″, of thin build, and has a clear complexion.
In all the incidents, a firearm was either displayed or threatened. Some of the robbery suspects wore masks.
The most recent incident occurred on January 14, 2011 where two of the male suspects approached a victim, and pushed her into her vehicle. She screamed and the two suspects fled the scene in a dark-colored sedan. There were no serious injuries.
The other two robberies occurred in 2010, one on December 22 and the other on April 14. In both cases, the male suspects approached a female victim as she was exiting or entering a vehicle and forced her in while they removed personal property.
The suspects held the victims in the vehicle while the female accomplice would use the stolen ATM card to withdraw money. Both victims were released unharmed.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers’ website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.