106th Pct.: Robberies

ROBBERY - The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating two suspects, one male and one female, wanted in connection to a robbery.

At 3:20 p.m. on May 27, in the vicinity of 153rd Avenue and 88th Street, the victim, a 73-year-old female, was walking on the sidewalk with a cart of groceries when an unknown female approached her from behind and took the victim’s pocketbook from the cart. The pocketbook contained $100, a trac cell phone and assorted personal items. An unknown male then punched the victim in the face, causing her to fall to the ground. The victim sustained a laceration to her ear and abrasions to her arm. The victim was transported to Jamaica hospital and treated for her injuries.

The suspects are described as follows: a thin-build Black female, approximately 18-years-old, last seen wearing a vest, and a thin-build Black male, approximately 18-years-old, last seen wearing dark clothing and tan cargo shorts.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-tips, visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or text tips to 274637(CRIMES), then enter TIP577. All calls are confidential.

ROBBERY - The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in locating two male suspects wanted in connection with a robbery.

At 11:30 p.m. on April 24, the suspects approached a male victim, 47, on 115th Street in a silver Dodge mini-van. The two suspects exited the vehicle and approached the victim as he was walking toward his house. They demanded his money, property and keys to his vehicle, a 2014 black Range Rover. One of the suspects produced a black firearm. The victim complied and the suspects fled with the victim’s watch, $500, iPhone, credit cards and vehicle. No injuries were reported.

The suspects are described as two Hispanic adult males last seen wearing black masks, black jackets and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-tips, visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or text tips to 274637(CRIMES), then enter TIP577. All calls are confidential.