Crooks carjack victim and steal $120K worth of jewelry

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The NYPD is looking for two men who robbed a man of $120,000 of jewelry at gunpoint this month.
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The NYPD is looking for two crooks who robbed a man of $120,000 worth of jewelry at gunpoint earlier this month.

According to the NYPD, on Oct. 12, at 11 p.m., a 27-year-old man was in his car when he was approached by two men who brandished a gun in front of 975 Walton Ave. One of the men shot the gun in his direction and the the other forced him out of the car.

They then drove the car a short distance and stole a bag with $120,000 dollars worth of jewelry. They fled the scene on foot last seen in the vicinity of Joyce Kilmer Park.

Anyone with information in regard 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, on Twitter @NYPDTips.

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