Tuesday, January 21, 2014

WANTED for Rape & Robbery, Ralph Ave. (81st Precinct)

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying and locating the following suspect wanted in connection with a rape/robbery that occurred within the confines of the 81 Precinct.  Details are as follows.

On January 17, 2014 at approximately 0200 hours, a female suspect rang the bell to gain entry into Inkstatic Tattoo Parlor, located at 118 Ralph Avenue.  When a store worker opened the door, 2 male suspects entered the location, one armed with a gun and the other with a knife, while the female suspect returned to their vehicle, a late model white Nissan Maxima.  The 2 male suspects removed property from both store employees as well as all three customers.  During the robbery, one of the suspects raped one of the customers, a 23 year-old female.  All three suspects fled in the scene in the Nissan Maxima.  The female rape victim was removed to Woodhull Hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.
The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Stabbed to Death, Lewis Ave. (81 Precinct

On Saturday, January 18th, 2014 at approximately 0110 hours, police responded to a 911 call of a person stabbed at the corner of Lewis Avenue and Hart Street, within the confines of the 81st Precinct. 

Upon arrival, officers observed a 37 year-old male, unconscious and unresponsive, with two stab wounds to his back. EMS responded to the location and transported the victim to Woodhull Hospital where he was pronounced DOA. There are no arrest(s) at this time. The investigation is ongoing.


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