Southern Brooklyn

NYPD Release Video Of Armed Robber On Ave U


Authorities have released video of a November 18 armed robbery on Avenue U, hoping residents will assist in finding the perp.

According to NY1, which posted the video here, the man walked into a business at 1204 Avenue U last month, jumped the counter and pressed a gun to the victim’s head. The victim turned over an unknown amount of cash from the register.

The suspect is described as 25 to 30 years old, 5-feet-10-inches and about 220 pounds.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit

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  1. You got that right!  I know lots of guys that are 25-30, around 5’10” and around 220 lbs.  Thanks NYPD!

  2. Damn… That’s the shipping place by my house… I’ve used their services before… Hopefully nobody got hurt.

  3. so not right if this was a white male, italian, latno it would be all over why cant the press ever say BROWN OR BLACK male???


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