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Armed Crooks Hit H.b. Travel Office

These two men are wanted by police for allegedly holding up a Howard Beach travel agency at gunpoint and tying up its workers last Friday morning, Nov. 7. Law enforcement sources said the stickup occurred at 9:43 a.m. inside the Liberty Travel office located at 156-40 Cross Bay Blvd. Reportedly, the two perpetrators entered the location, displayed firearms and ordered the six employees inside to the rear of the location. There, police said, they restrained the workers with zip-ties and removed cash from a safe as well as their phones and money. Members of the 106th Precinct responded to the incident after the crooks fled; no injuries were reported. Anyone with information regarding the suspects’ whereabouts that could prove helpful is asked to contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-577-TIPS, by text message to 274637 (enter information, then the code TIP577) or online at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com. All calls and messages will be kept confidential.


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