April 6, 2018 By Tara Law
Police are searching for three men who robbed a woman of her headphones at the 46th St. (M/R) subway station in Astoria on March 28.
The woman, 18, was standing on the R train platform at around 11:39 p.m. when the men approached her, police say. One of the men grabbed her Beats headphones, striking her in the head as he ripped them away.
The men then took off down 49th Street towards Northern Boulevard. The victim refused medical attention.
Police describe two of the men as black and between 18 and 25; the other suspect is black and “under 20 years-old.”
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).