The three individuals proceeded to punch the victim repeatedly about the face causing the victim to drop his phone.
The individuals picked up the phone and fled the location in the same vehicle, heading northbound on Grant Highway.
EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to Lincoln Hospital, where he was treated for minor injuries and later released.
One individual sought in connection with the robbery is a black man, approximately 5’7” tall, with a mustache, goatee and braided black hair. He was last seen wearing a red Averex hooded sweatshirt, a black T-shirt, black sweatpants and black sneakers.
A second individual sought is a black man who is approximately 5’10” tall. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, a white t-shirt, black sweatpants and black sneakers.
A third individual sought is a black man approximately 5’7” tall and who has a beard. He was observed wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black sweatpants, a black knit cap and black sneakers.
Tuesday, April 16 at 3 a.m. --The police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying individuals in connection to a commercial burglary.
Two unidentified individuals entered Bestia Bar/Night Club at 1353 Edward L. Grant Highway by damaging a front door. The individuals then fled the location without removing any property.
One of the individuals is described as a male Hispanic who was last wearing all dark clothing.
Another of the individuals is described as a male Hispanic who was last seen wearing a dark colored hat and all dark clothing.
Surveillance photos of the individuals were obtained from in front of the incident location (see photos).
Monday, April 15 at 4:40 p.m. -- The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two males wanted for questioning in connection to a robbery. One of the men entered 200 Baychester Avenue, G.D. Palace Jewelers, and asked to see a Rolex watch. The man snatched the watch from the employee’s hand and pushed another employee to the ground as he was fleeing the store. The man who was aided by another, who acted as a lookout, fled in white Cadillac Escalade, driven by a third unidentified person.
EMS responded and transported one of the employees to an area hospital in stable condition. One of the males wanted for questioning is a black man, 5’10”, with black hair and brown eyes. He weighs about 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black hooded Nike sweatshirt, gray baseball cap, jeans, red/white sneakers and holding a red Aeropostale shopping bag. Another of the men wanted for questioning is Hispanic. He is 5’10” tall and weighs 180 pounds.
At the corner of Aqueduct Avenue and West 183rd Street, a 36-year-old male victim was at the location with other individuals when an unknown adult male approached him and discharge a gun, hitting the victim. The victim was struck in his left arm.
The individual sought for questioning fled the location by heading east on West 183rd Street. The victim was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital where he was treated for his injuries.
The person wanted for questioning is described as a Hispanic man, late teens to early 20’s, approximately 5’8” tall, and weighing 150 pounds. He had brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, black sneakers and a dark colored long sleeved shirt with white stripes on the arms.
For all of the incidents listed on this page, anyone with information in regard to these incidents is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).