ROBBERY PATTERN – The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance identifying suspects wanted in connection to three robberies within the 105th and 113th Precincts in Queens.
The first incident occurred at 5 p.m. Jan. 29. The suspects, one armed with a firearm, entered the Mejia Deli, 113-27 Farmers Blvd., within the confines of the 113th Precinct. While one suspect held the clerks back with the threat of a firearm, the other suspect jumped behind the counter and removed an undetermined amount of cash from the register, as well as the clerk’s wallet. There were no reported injuries.
The second incident occurred at 7:25 p.m. Feb. 1. Three suspects, all armed with firearms, entered a salon located at 220-06 Hempstead Ave., within the confines of the 105th Precinct, and forced the clerks to the rear of the store. The suspects then removed money, cell phones and hair products before fleeing the store. There were no reported injuries.
The third incident occurred at 10:25 p.m. Feb. 2. Two suspects, both armed with firearms, entered the Farmer’s Deli Grocery, located at 114-25 Farmer’s Blvd., within the confines of the 113th Precinct, and demanded money. The clerk complied, and the suspects fled with an undetermined amount of money. There were no reported injuries.
Anyone with information should call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at (800) 577-TIPS, visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES), then enter TIP577. All calls are confidential.