Three individuals sought in Fresh Meadows robbery

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The NYPD is seeking help in identifying the whereabouts of the three individuals and vehicle connected to a robbery that occurred in the confines of the 107th Precinct.

On Friday, Sept. 2, at approximately 11:33 p.m. in the vicinity of 181st Street and 65th Avenue, a 25-year-old female victim was approached from behind by three unidentified individuals who took her purse, which contained electronics, credit cards and $80.

The victim fought back, but was pushed from the vehicle before the assailants fled in a dark-colored SUV southbound on 181st Street toward 69th Avenue. The victim sustained minor injuries.

The first individual is described as a male with light complexion, approximately 30 years of age, 5’6″ and last seen wearing dark-colored clothing. The second is a male, with light complexion, approximately 30 years of age, standing at about 5’6″ and last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt. The third is only described as male.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident 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 Crime Stoppers website at crimestoppers.nypdonline.org, on Twitter @NYPDTips.