Three men rob Jackson Heights cellphone store Tuesday

Police are looking for three suspects who wore hooded sweatshirts while robbing a Jackson Heights cellphone store.
By Bill Parry

Police from the 115th Precinct are searching for three men who allegedly robbed a Jackson Heights cellphone store Tuesday.

The suspects entered NRN Services, located at 74-18 37th Road, just before noon and went behind the service counter and took an iPhone 6, according to the NYPD.

One of the alleged perpetrators blocked an employee from trying to stop the robbery. The NYPD released photos of the three suspects.

Each of the men are black and in their 20s, police said. One is described as 5’9” with a medium build wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.

The second suspect was seen wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt while the third man was wearing a red hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS.

Reach reporter Bill Parry by e-mail at bparry@cnglocal.com or by phone at (718) 260–4538.

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