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Group of 11 Attack 2 Teens, Steal Jewelry, in East Williamsburg: NYPD

Screenshot of video showing part of the group of 11 suspects (via DCPI)

Oct. 4, 2018 By Nathaly Pesantez

Police are searching for 11 people who recently attacked and robbed two victims in East Williamsburg.

The two victims, 18 and 17 year males, were standing in front of 90 Waterbury St. when they were attacked by the group just past midnight on Sept. 23.

Several in the group punched the two victims in the head and yanked jewelry pieces off them, police said. The jewelry had an estimated value of $200.

The 11, who fled on foot toward an unknown direction, are all described in their late teens to early 20s.

Video, provided by police, shows the group of suspects running just after the incident.

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).  The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.


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