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NYPD Looking for 2 Robbery Suspects on UWS

Aug 29, 2018
NYPD Looking for 2 Robbery Suspects on UWS

The NYPD is looking for two men who detectives say committed robberies in the West 60s in mid-August.

In the first incident, on August 18 at at 10:50pm, the two men came up from behind a 69-year-old woman and pushed her to the ground in front of 201 West 66th Street near Amsterdam, stealing her purse. In the second incident, on August 20 at 1:20am, a 25-year-old woman was walking near 5 West 63rd Street when two men came up to her on her left side and pushed her to the ground and stole her purse. 

Surveillance photos of the individuals are pictured above and below:

Anyone with information in regards to this robbery 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 Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.