ASTORIA DELI ASSAULT – The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance identifying the suspects wanted for robbery in Astoria.
On Saturday, Nov. 28 at 10:15 p.m., the victim, a 25-year-old male, was inside the deli located at 38-02 Broadway when the first suspect approached him and asked him why he had been talking to the suspect’s girlfriend. A verbal argument ensued resulting in the first suspect and a second suspect assaulting the victim and removing his wallet containing an undetermined amount of money.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.