NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — The NYPD is asking for help in identifying three suspects wanted for questioning in connection with a series of cell phone robberies in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn.
On Sunday April 14, a man walked passed a group of males, in their late teens, near the corner of DeKalb Ave and Fort Greene Park while talking on his cell phone. The man was punched in the back of the head and the suspects grabbed his cell phone before fleeing, according to police.
On Wednesday April 17, a 14-year-old boy was attacked and had his iPhone stolen at the corner of Myrtle Ave and Adelphi Street. A suspect punched him in the face before making off with his property.