Bad Signal: Gun-wielding robbers loot Flatlands cell phone store

The crime scene outisde of the T-Mobile wehre the armed robbery occurred on Sept. 27.
By Steve Solomonson

Cops are searching for two gun-wielding goons who looted a Kings Highway cell phone store on Sept. 27.

The armed robbers entered the T-Mobile store near Utica Avenue at 1:30 pm and order frightened customers to lay on the floor while they ransacked the store’s shelves — grabbing $8,000 worth of cash and stolen goods, according to authorities.

Anyone who provides police with information leading to an arrest can expect up to a $2,500 reward through the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers program. The public can phone their tips to (800) 577-8477, log into the Crime Stoppers website at, tweet @NYPDTips, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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