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Two sought for allegedly robbing commuter at Sutphin Boulevard F Train station

Police are searching for two men in connection with a robbery that occurred inside the Sutphin Boulevard F Train subway station last month. (Photo courtesy of NYPD)

Police from the 107th Precinct in Fresh Meadows and Transit District 20 are searching for two men in connection with a robbery that occurred inside the Sutphin Boulevard F Train subway station last month.

At around 2:15 on the afternoon of Wednesday, Aug. 18, one of the men allegedly grabbed the victim’s wallet from his hand as the second man stood as a lookout, police said. The victim suffered a laceration on his left hand as a result of the robbery.

The suspects ran out of the station and fled on foot eastbound on Hillside Avenue, police said.

Among the items inside the victim’s wallet were debit cards and $20 in cash.

Police described the first suspect as a man between the ages of 16 and 20 years who last seen wearing a red baseball cap, a blue mask, a white tank top, gray sweatpants, white sneakers and a red shirt around his shoulders.

The second suspect is described as a man, also between the ages of 16 and 20, who was last seen wearing a blue mask, a black shirt, black pants and white sneakers, police said.

No arrests have been made. The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information in regard to the identity of the suspects is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at nypdcrimestoppers.com, or on Twitter @NYPDTips.

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