According to police, the suspect has held up five nail salons since Dec. 23. The most recent incident happened Monday around 6:15 p.m. at the Cleo Nails and Spa in New Hyde Park.
The suspect pushed his way into a couple’s apartment on Dec. 14, displayed a handgun and ordered the victims to the floor, police said.
Police are asking for help in identifying two men in connection with an armed robbery at the La Quinta Hotel on the Van Wyck Expressway.
The gunpoint robbery took place in the Costco parking lot in New Rochelle on Saturday. Police said criminals are out in force this time of year.
Parish Joshi says his Jackson Heights jewelry store was hit on Halloween. Police said the masked men got away with $200,000 worth of gold jewelry.
Paul Tromblee, of Manorville, N.Y., has been charged with eight counts of first-degree robbery and one count of third-degree robbery.
The armed suspect entered the J&C Market at 6928 Third Ave. in Bay Ridge around 4:30 a.m. Wednesday and demanded cash.
Victor Santana, 20, pleaded guilty to first degree robbery last month and was sentenced on Wednesday.
A Linden, N.J. deli owner was talking Tuesday afternoon about his successful fight against an armed robber with only hot oil as a weapon.
According to police, one suspect held down the victim while the other went into the salon and took several thousand dollars in cash, police said.
According to police, the two suspects entered the El Truco Hair Salon around 6 p.m. last Sunday. One of the men showed a gun and ordered everyone inside the hair salon to the back of the store.
Police on Sunday were asking for help from the public in finding the suspects who robbed a department store in Flatbush, Brooklyn.
Police are searching for a pair of brazen robbers who made off with a cash register from a fast-food restaurant in the Bronx.
Joseph Pittman was confronted by police in the parking lot as he was trying to flee. Pittman, 34, allegedly brandished the knife and threatened to hurt himself. The officers used their tasers to restrain Pittman, according to police.
The incidents happened in the Clason Point and Castle Hill sections of the Bronx.