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Police Seek Suspects Who Robbed Woman In Southern Brooklyn

Brooklyn Robbery Getaway Van

Two men fled in this van after robbing a woman in southern Brooklyn Sunday night, according to police. (Credit: NYPD)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police have requested the aid of the public in finding two men who robbed a woman and pushed her to the ground in the Sunset Park section of Brooklyn.

This past Sunday around 11:45 p.m., the suspects walked up to the 36-year-old woman near 56th Street and Ninth Avenue in Brooklyn, pushed her down, and took an unknown amount of cash.

The suspects then fled in a minivan.

The woman suffered minor injuries, police said.

Police have released surveillance photos of the getaway van. No useful description of the suspects was available.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, log onto the Crime Stoppers Web site, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP 577.

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