This is an update to an earlier post.
On Friday, April 6, 2012 at approximately 1700 hours, the victim, a M/B/19, was walking on the northbound "C" train platform inside of the Franklin Avenue subway station when the suspects approached him, displayed a firearm and removed his chain before fleeing the station. The victim did not sustain any injuries as a result of this incident.
The following individual has been arrested and charged in regards to the above incident:
Arrested: Berthony St. Jean, M/B/16
400 East 52 Street
Charges: Robbery 1
The following individual has been identified and his whereabouts are being sought in regards to the above incident:
Suspect: Hector Cancel, M/H/33, 5'09" in height, 170lbs
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS(8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
All calls are strictly confidential.