NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD is trying to track down a group of women suspected of stealing a bag containing tens of thousands of dollars in cash and jewelry from a professional boxer during a dispute inside a Manhattan nightclub.
Police said the incident happened at around 3 a.m. Sunday at Jay Z’s 40/40 Club on West 25th Street.
The victim, 27-year-old Jermall Charlo, allegedly got into an argument with someone, which turned into a physical altercation.
Police said when he returned to his seat, he realized his bag was missing. Inside was approximately $40,000 in cash and $115,000 worth of jewelry.
Surveillance video shows five women leaving with the bag.
The suspects are described as follows:
A white woman, 5-foot-10, 165 pounds, long straight blonde hair, wearing a dress and jacket and carrying a blue bag.
A Hispanic woman, 4-10, 150, black hair, wearing a dress and jacket.
A Hispanic woman, 5-5, 130, long straight black hair, wearing a dress.
A Hispanic woman, 5-7, 130, should-length straight black hair, wearing a short dress and jacket.
A Hispanic woman, 5-7, 135, long straight black hair, wearing a short tight fitting dress.
Anyone with information about the robberies is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit tips on the Crime Stoppers Website or by texting them to CRIMES (274637) then entering TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.