3 suspects sought in string of Queens, Brooklyn armed robberies

Police are looking for three men who committed a series of armed robberies at stores in Queens and Brooklyn, said authorities.

During each of the incidents, which took place from October through December, the suspects, wearing ski masks, entered the business and displayed firearms. They ordered all of the employees to the rear of the store, then removed cash and merchandise before fleeing.

The first three robberies took place at Radio Shack locations on 110 Montague Street and 1412 Rockaway Parkway in Brooklyn, and at 113-20 Liberty Avenue in the South Richmond Hill area of Queens in late October and early November. In addition to cash, the thieves stole electronic merchandise.

Most recently, on December 21, the men robbed a business in the same area of Queens, a cellular store at 91-62 120th Street, stealing money and cell phones.

Authorities describe the suspects as black males, 20 to 25 years old, 5’6″ to 5’9″ tall.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).  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.



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