The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the three individuals depicted in the attached photographs and video in connection to a robbery within the confines of the 1st Precinct in Manhattan.
Details are as follows.
It was reported to police that on Wednesday, February 16, 2022, at approximately 2325 hours, inside of 12 John Street, a 28-year-old male victim employee was working behind the counter at the location, when three (3) unknown individuals entered the commercial establishment.
The individuals demanded merchandise and refused to pay.
The individuals began shoving counter items at the victim and threw a computer monitor at his head.
The individuals removed approximately eight (8) packs of cigarettes, valued at a total of $120.
The individuals fled on foot, eastbound on John Street.
EMS responded and transported the victim to New York Downtown Hospital in stable condition.
The first individual is described as an adult male, Black, last seen wearing glasses, a black jacket, black pants and a red hooded sweatshirt.
The second individual is described as an adult male, Black, last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black Adidas pants, a black backpack and red hat.
The third individual is described as an adult female, Black, last seen wearing glasses, a red jacket, dark colored patterned pants and dark-colored boots.
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.