BROOKLYN The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photograph and video surveillance in connection to a robbery pattern that occurred within the confines of the 66th, 61st, 62nd, and 60th Precincts. Details are as follows:
Incident #1 (66th Precinct): It was reported to police that on April 29, 2019, at approximately 1630 hours, a 46-year-old female victim was driving southbound on Ditmas Avenue and then stopped at a light at East 7th Street. An unknown individual on a motorcycle reached into the passenger side window and removed her bag that had a laptop and a wallet in it with credit cards.
Incident #2 (61st Precinct): It was reported to police that on May 1, 2019 at approximately 2052 hours, in front of 2020 Kings Highway, the 66-year-old female victim was walking on the sidewalk when an unknown individual on a motorcycle snatched her purse from her hand. The female had a wallet inside with credit cards. The individual fled southbound on Kings Highway. The victim sustained no injuries.
Incident #3 (62nd Precinct): It was reported to police that on May 2, 2019 at approximately 0930 hours, in front of 1832 67th Street, a 31-year-old victim was walking on the sidewalk when an unknown individual on a motorcycle went up on the sidewalk behind the victim and attempted to grab the victim’s bag causing her to fall to the ground. The victim did not lose possession of her bag. The individual fled westbound on 67th Street. The victim sustained a minor injury and went to an area hospital.
Incident #4 (60th Precinct): It was reported to police that on May 3, 2019 at approximately 1840 hours, at the corner of Ocean Parkway and Shore Parkway, a 40-year-old female victim was walking on the service road when an unknown individual on a motorcycle snatched her bag from her shoulder containing personal papers. The individual fled southbound on Ocean Avenue. The victim sustained no injuries and refused medical attention at the scene.
The individual was last seen riding a Suzuki motorcycle, a black and red helmet, black waist length jacket, gray sweatpants, black sneakers, and black gloves.
The photograph and video surveillance were taken from Incident #3.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crimestoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, or on Twitter @NYPDTips or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.