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Cops hunt three thieves wanted in Bushwick robberies • Brooklyn Paper

Cops hunt three thieves wanted in Bushwick robberies

Cops are hunting these men suspected of two robberies in Bushwick.
NYPD

Cops are hunting three crooks wanted in connection with a string of Bushwick robberies beginning Aug. 8.

The first attack occurred on Broadway near Gates Avenue at 1:45 a.m., when the trio ambushed a 37-year-old man, sucker punching him before nabbing $200, credit cards, and a cellphone.

The thieves then struck a 28-year-old man on Broadway between Woodbine and Madison streets at 10:20 p.m. on Aug. 8, when they knocked the victim to the ground, before taking his phone and $365.

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 www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, tweet @NYPDTips, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.

Reach reporter Colin Mixson at (718) 260-4505, or email cmixson@schnepsmedia.com

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