ROBBERY – The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance identifying two suspects wanted for a robbery.
At 4:10 a.m. on Feb. 2, the victim, a 25-year-old male, picked up the suspects in his livery cab at the intersection of Marcus Garvey Boulevard and Fulton Street. The suspects wanted to go to 133rd Street and Linden Boulevard. When they reached the destination and the victim was making change for the suspects, the male suspect reached into the victim’s pocket, removed an undetermined amount of money and fled the taxi.
The first suspect is described as a light-skinned Black male, 20-25 years old, last seen wearing a red hooded sweatshirt and a black jacket. The second suspect is described as a Black female, 20-25 years old with a thin build.
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.