The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the two (2) unidentified male individuals, seen in the attached surveillance photographs and video clip, who are sought in connection with a robbery and an assault, which occurred within the confines of the 115th Precinct in Queens.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Tuesday, February 22, 2022 at approximately 1600 hours, two unidentified male individuals approached a 79-year-old male victim in the vicinity of 81st Street and Eliot Avenue.
The individuals proceeded to forcibly knock the victim to the floor and removed the victim’s wallet containing $1,000, before fleeing westbound on Roosevelt Avenue on foot.
The victim sustained minor lacerations and was treated at the scene.
Surveillance video clip and photographs of the suspects are attached and available at DCPI.
Anyone with information related 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 or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All tips will be kept strictly confidential.