Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying an individual who is wanted in connection robberies in South Richmond Hill and South Ozone Park.
On March 23, an unidentified man approached an 18-year-old man and 21-year-old victim around 9 p.m. in the vicinity of 109th Avenue and 120th Avenue in South Richmond Hill, displayed a firearm and demanded money. The suspect fled on foot with approximately $100.
On March 26, the suspect approached a man around 8:20 p.m. in the vicinity of Linden Boulevard and 121st Street in South Ozone Park, displayed a firearm and demanded money. The suspect forcibly removed the victim’s wallet, which contained $41 and miscellaneous items, and fled. The victim was not injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as a black man who is believed to be 25 years old.