NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are searching for two suspects on a moped who stole a man’s necklace at gunpoint in Midtown.
The robbery was caught on camera around 10 p.m. Thursday on West 33rd Street near 10th Avenue.READ MORE: Fans Attempt To Storm Entrance Of Barclays Center In Protest Of Nets Not Allowing Kyrie Irving To Play Due To NYC Vaccine Mandate
Surveillance video shows the suspects ride up behind the 22-year-old victim. One hops off the bike, points a gun at him and snatches his necklace.READ MORE: Overnight Gun Violence: 3 Men Shot In Queens, Innocent Woman Shot In Brooklyn, NYPD Says
The suspect then hops back on the bike, and the due takes off heading south on the West Side Highway.MORE NEWS: Suffolk Police: Ganessa Gordon, 18, Reported Missing In Brentwood
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.