Courtesy NYPD
This surveillance shows several inidividuals who are sought in connection with the robbery of a Rite Aid store on Cross Bay Boulevard.
By Gina Martinez

HOWARD BEACH—Police were searching for five men in connection with a robbery in Howard Beach.

According to police, on Oct. 27 at 10:28 p.m. the five suspects entered the Rite Aid located on 160-10 Crossbay Blvd. and took $1,350 worth of merchandise. When they were leaving, one of the suspects said not to follow him because he had a knife, police said.

The five suspects are being described as men anywhere from between 16 to 20 years old. According to police, they fled the scene in a white Cadillac Escalade.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

Related Stories
New SBS route launches in Woodhaven
New SBS route launches in Woodhaven
Car pulled out of canal in Howard Beach
Car pulled out of canal in Howard Beach
Popular Stories
Great food, great music, great fun at Jamaican Jerk Festival on Sunday
Time for teachers to stock up on free school items as Long Island City program holds annual supply spree

Skip to toolbar