Tuesday, August 30, 2011
WANTED for iPad Mugging at Parkside Ave. Q Train (71st Precinct)
The New York City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating the suspect who is seen in the attached photo(s) in regards to a strong arm robbery that occurred on Saturday, August 13, 2011 at approximately 0630 hours at the parkside Avenue "Q" line subway station within the confines of the 71 precinct.
On the above date and time the suspect approached the victim (M/B/21) and grabbed the victim(s) I Pad from his hand at which time a struggle ensued causing an injury to the victim(s) knee.
The suspect is described as a M/B, 18-25 years of age, short black hair and was wearing a dark colored baseball cap, brown tee shirt, dark colored jeans & white sneakers.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers' website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.