NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD is out with a new photo of a suspect wanted in a string of violent robberies in Manhattan.
The man is one of the suspects who police say struck at least seven times since August, mostly on the Lower East Side.READ MORE: Manhattan DA Declines To Pursue Hate Crime Charges In Stabbing Of Asian Man In Lower Manhattan
In each case, the suspects assaulted men, and then made off with their wallets, jewelry and cell phones.READ MORE: Woman Arrested After Allegedly Abandoning Child In The Bronx
The suspects, who may be part of a larger group, got away with at least $9,000 worth of cash and valuables.MORE NEWS: Violent Robbery Caught On Video In Broad Daylight On Bronx Sidewalk
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74682), logging onto the Crime stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enterings TIP577.