Three young men are being sought by the police in connection with the beating and robbery of a young woman at the 46th Street R station in Astoria.
According to the NYPD, the men approached an 18-year-old woman on March 28 at approximately 11:39 p.m., punched her and removed her Beats headphones. The three of them fled on 49th Street towards Northern Boulevard. The woman refused to be treated medically.
The men are described as black, and two of them are believed to be between the ages of 18 and 25 years old. The third suspect was described as being below the age of 20.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.