Robbery

Police: Suspects wanted for Flushing bank robbery
Police: Suspects wanted for Flushing bank robbery
Northeast Maggie Hayes 12/29/2013 at 5:33PM

Police are looking for two suspects who allegedly robbed a bank at gunpoint Friday night. About 7:10 p.m., the pair entered a TD Bank on Main Street in Flushing. The first suspect took out a firearm, announced a robbery and ordered a bank employee to the ground, police said. The second jumped over a counter, [...]

Suspect squirts lighter fluid inside Elmhurst check cashing business before robbing it
Suspect squirts lighter fluid inside Elmhurst check cashing business before robbing it
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/18/2013 at 2:26PM

A man was caught on video Sunday dousing an Elmhurst check cashing business in lighter fluid before displaying a lighter and demanding money from an employee, police said. The robbery took place about 2:30 a.m. at ATN Financial Services, located at 94-72 Corona Ave., according to the NYPD. The employee, who was not injured in [...]

Cops: Jackson Heights robbers strike again
Cops: Jackson Heights robbers strike again
Police Liam La Guerre 8/03/2013 at 2:34PM

Suspects in connection with a Jackson Heights heist more than a week ago are believed to have struck the same apartment again, cops said. Two males armed with guns forced their way into a basement apartment in the neighborhood yesterday, posing as police officers to get the victims to open the door, authorities said. They [...]

Police searching for suspects in Corona robbery
Police searching for suspects in Corona robbery
News Angy Altamirano 4/27/2013 at 11:30AM

Police are looking for four suspects in connection to a robbery in Corona. On Saturday, April 13 at 5 a.m. the suspects approached a 28-year-old victim and assaulted him as he was walking in front of 35-02 103rd Street, police said. They removed his wallet and chain before fleeing the scene. The victim suffered injuries [...]

Police looking for two suspects in three gas station robberies
Police looking for two suspects in three gas station robberies
Police Angy Altamirano 3/23/2013 at 11:00AM

The NYPD is trying to find two suspects for three robberies of two gas stations in Jamaica and one in Flushing. According to police, in each incident the suspects drove to the gas station in a dark colored minivan, then the driver exited the vehicle, watched the locations and returned to the minivan. Afterwards, the [...]