Armed pair rob Queens businesses

Photo courtesy of NYPD

Police are looking for a duo suspected in two commercial robberies in Queens this month.

During both incidents the suspects entered the businesses, display a handgun and demand money from the employees, said police.

The robberies occurred on Friday, June 7, at 7:35 p.m. at 39-45 43rd Avenue in Sunnyside, and Monday, June 10, at 11:10 a.m. at 154-11 Harding Expressway in Flushing.

Authorities describe the suspects as male Hispanics wearing dark clothing, and have released a photo of one of the suspects.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers website or can text their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.




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