NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The NYPD wants your help putting a stop to a series of robberies of e-bike riders from a motorcycle.
Investigators say the suspects stop the cyclists, threaten them with a knife or gun and then steal the e-bikes.READ MORE: NY Chapter Of National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum Calls For Community-Based Solutions To Anti-Asian Attacks NYPD Enlists Volunteers For Citywide Graffiti Cleanup Initiative
Victims were punched and kicked during the robberies, but so far no one has been seriously injured.MORE NEWS: Driver Arrested After Car Slams Into Scaffolding On East Side
Anyone with any information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.