Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Police looking for 5 suspects in robbery inside building near 2nd Avenue and St. Mark's Place

The NYPD is looking for five individuals wanted in a late-night robbery inside a building near Second Avenue and St. Mark's Place.

Police officials shared this info yesterday as well as the above images of three of the suspects...

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the individuals depicted in the above photos wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 9th Precinct. Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Thursday, Jan. 9, at approximately 12:30 a.m., at a residential building in the vicinity of Second Avenue and St. Mark's Place, five individuals followed the 23-year-old male victim to the second floor of the building and demanded his property.

One of the individuals lifted his shirt to reveal a handgun in his waistband. The victim complied and the individuals fled the building in an unknown direction with a wallet containing multiple bank/credit cards. There were no injuries reported as a result of this incident.

The NYPD report did not include any descriptions of the suspects.

Anyone with information that could help in the investigation is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). You may also submit tips online. All calls are strictly confidential.


Anonymous said...

If caught suspects will be released. Welcome to NYS bail reform-criminal get out of jail free card.

Anonymous said...

Holy crap that's my old apt building 128 2nd ave! Icon realty

Anonymous said...

More and more we read about this type of crime in the EV.

Anonymous said...

I'm seeing more and more of these kinds of stories. What the hell is going on here? Our electeds need to fix this uptick in crime.

Gojira said...

Who lets five random people follow them into their building in the wee small hours of the morning?!?