You are reading

Man Robbed at Gunpoint on Astoria Street Early Sunday: NYPD

Suspect wanted for an armed robbery that took place in Astoria early Sunday (NYPD)

Aug. 17, 2021 By Christian Murray

A man was robbed at gunpoint in Astoria early Sunday morning.

Police said that a 39-year-old man was walking in the vicinity of 38th Street and 28th Avenue when two armed men approached him and demanded his property.

The suspects took the victim’s jewelry and other personal property and fled eastbound on 28 Avenue in a dark colored sedan. No injuries reported.

The police have released video and photos of the suspects.

Anyone with information in regard to the robbery is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

email the author: [email protected]

One Comment

Click for Comments 

The nypd 114 refused to answer the phone call until I threatened to take their pension, all of a sudden they are very interested in doing the job they failed to do for the past 7 years of Lame Duck da Blah Blah


Leave a Comment
Reply to this Comment

All comments are subject to moderation before being posted.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Recent News

Maspeth man faces life in prison for 2020 fatal stabbing in Dutch Kills: DA

A Maspeth man who was caught by transit cops vaping inside a Brooklyn subway station in January is facing as much as 75 years to life in prison for stabbing a Dutch Kills man to death four years ago.

Luis Hernandez, 36, of 56th Street, was arraigned Tuesday in Queens Supreme Court on a seven-count indictment charging him with murder, gang assault and other crimes in the fatal stabbing of a 21-year-old man and the attempted murder of two others in Astoria in 2020.