Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating an individual wanted in connection with a robbery on Oct. 31 in Rego Park.
Around 9:40 a.m., an individual grabbed a 37-year-old man’s laptop and attempted to leave his apartment in a building located in the vicinity of 63rd Drive and 99th Street. When the victim attempted to stop him, the suspect punched him in the torso numerous times and told him that he had a gun. The suspect then fled the building in an unknown direction.
The suspect is described as a five-foot-10-inch to five-foot-11-inch black man who weighs 185 to 190 pounds and is believed to be between the ages of 20 and 30 years. He also has tattoos on his neck and chest and was last seen wearing a tan jacket, blue jeans and tan work boots.