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: FBI Executes Search Warrant At Home Of Gabby Petito's Fiancé Brian Laundrie Yonkers Police: 2 Men Dead After One Jumps Off Building And Hits The Other 12 Stories Below
Victims were punched and kicked during the robberies, but so far no one has been seriously injured.MORE NEWS: New York City Public Schools To Increase COVID Testing, Relax Quarantine Rules
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.