Today, Thursday, October 13th at approximately 1:20 pm Officers responded to a Strong-Arm Robbery at 74 Street & Eliot Avenue in which perpetrators forcibly removed a victims bag containing $17,000. While the victim was walking towards Lutheran Avenue, an unknown male did approach him from behind, drag him, and ripped the bag from his person. It was further reported that the perp fled the location in a maroon sedan which was being driven by an accomplice. EMS treated the victim on scene for minor injuries. Attached to this email are images of the perpetrators, we ask that anyone with information pertaining to this event call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS. All information is preliminary and subject to change.
Police Officer Dilsia Bonilla