Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating two individuals wanted in connection with three robberies in the 104th and 115th precincts on Sept. 24.
During the first incident, the suspects entered a BP gas station, located at 59-36 Maurice Ave. in Maspeth, around 1:35 a.m. and displayed a firearm to the employee. The suspects removed approximately $500 in cash and fled. The duo struck again at 2 a.m., entering a Mobile gas station, located at 69-08 Eliot Ave. in Middle Village, where they displayed a firearm and removed approximately $1,000 in cash before fleeing. And at 5:20 a.m., the suspects entered a Shell gas station, located at 92-10 Astoria Blvd. in East Elmhurst, and pulled out a gun. They removed approximately $1,000 in cash and fled.
The first suspect is described as a black man who was wearing a white long-sleeve shirt, blue jeans, red sneakers and a short black wig. The second suspect was a black man who was wearing a white Lacoste baseball hat, blue long-sleeve shirt, blue jean shorts, black sneakers and a long black and red wig.