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.