The male fled with the victim’s cell phone and necklace. The victim sustained lacerations as well as an concussion and was removed to Lincoln Hospital for treatment.
Monday, September 2, at 8:35 p.m. - A 69-year-old male victim was entering his residence at East 143rd Street and Third Avenue when he was approached by two unidentified individuals, one of which displayed a firearm and demanded his property.
The individuals then removed the victim’s cellphone, cigarettes and house keys and fled on foot in an unknown direction.
The two individuals are described as male blacks, late teens or early 20s in age. One was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and dark pants, the second was last seen wearing a blue hooded jacket and dark pants.
Tuesday August 20, 2019, at approximately 4:10 p.m. - An individual placed 30 bars of soap inside a shopping basket and tried to walk out of the location without paying for the items inside a Family Dollar at 1315 Boston Road. The individual sprayed two male employees with an unknown substance when they tried to prevent him from leaving the store and then fled the location on foot northbound on Boston Road.
The individual is described as a male, Hispanic, 40 to 50 years old, with a beard and hair in a ponytail; last seen wearing a red shirt, black shorts and black sneakers.
An unidentified male approached a 64-year-old male and snatched $120 from his hand inside of a grocery/bodega located at 260 E. Burnside Avenue. The unidentified male fled on foot and into 4275 Park Avenue. The victim was not injured.