The pair asked to be taken to 2709 Heath Ave. and upon arrival, police said one of the men pulled out a black firearm and demanded the driver’s money and property.
One suspect was in custody Thursday evening in connection with the brutal mugging of a 65-year-old man that was caught on surveillance video in the Bronx.
The suspect forced his way into an apartment on East 163rd Street after knocking on the door around 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, according to the NYPD.
Police are stepping up efforts to arrest a man accused of going on an armed robbery spree in Manhattan.
Another incident has been linked to a serial robbery suspect on the East Side of Manhattan – this one in Midtown East.
Police are on the hunt for three men seen on video attacking a 65-year-old man in the Bronx.
Police were on the hunt Tuesday for a serial robber who allegedly held up six East Village and Gramercy Park businesses – one of them twice.
The alleged victim told Newark Police he encountered the famous rapper and his entourage at a gas station on Route 21 early Sunday morning.
The suspect can be seen in the video running away from police when authorities said he threw a gun onto the roof of a church in Greenwood.
According to police, Edward Major was identified by the victims.
Melvin Johnson, 49, is charged with third-degree robbery in connection with the March 30 incident.
A man was convicted of murder and other charges Monday, in a 2012 shooting that left a 16-year-old boy dead in Irvington, New Jersey.
The incident occurred just before 11 a.m. Sunday at the MetroPCS store on Bedford Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant.
Police are looking for a man who robbed a Brooklyn liquor store Friday night.
Police on Tuesday were trying to identify a suspect who held up a deli at gunpoint in Crown Heights, Brooklyn last week.