Four men wanted for Richmond Hill barbershop robbery

Photo courtesy of the NYPD

Police are looking for four suspects wanted for the robbery of an employee in a Richmond Hill barbershop earlier this week.

The victim, a 27-year-old male, was working at a barber shop located at 132-03 Liberty Ave., when the four male suspects entered the establishment on Sept. 21 at 7:19 p.m, with two displaying black firearms.

The suspects then took the victim to the basement, where they removed his Samsung cellphone, iPad and approximately $52 in cash before fleeing the establishment.

Officers from the 106th Precinct responded to the scene. There were no reported injuries.

Surveillance video of the four suspects was taken at a neighboring store and recovered by the NYPD.

Police described the four suspects as black males. One was last seen wearing a gray long-sleeve shirt with a gray undershirt, a gray baseball cap, khaki pants and white sneakers; another was observed wearing a blue sweatshirt, light blue jeans and black sneakers

The third perpetrator wore a white sweatshirt, dark blue jeans and black sneakers, while the fourth suspect was last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt, light jeans, blue with white baseball cap and white sneakers with black laces.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls and messages are kept confidential.


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