NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying two men wanted in connection with a string of armed robberies in Queens.
The suspects have struck at least four times in Jamaica since Oct. 27 when they first hit at a gas station on Merrick Boulevard, police said.READ MORE: David Gilbert, Man Convicted In Deadly 1981 Bank Heist In Rockland County, Granted Parole
Since then, the two suspects have allegedly struck another gas station, a laundromat and a grocery store.READ MORE: New Jersey Fencing Coach Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 2 Teenagers
According to authorities, they’ve made off with cash and cell phones.
Police said a silver-colored gun was used in three of the four robberies.MORE NEWS: What's Causing Record Flooding? Experts Say Missing, Dying Trees Are One Reason
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers
website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.