The two thugs wanted for at least 7 gunpoint robberies in the Boro Park area were arrested early Wednesday morning following an attempted robbery and shooting.
Sources tell YWN that at around midnight the pair tried robbing a victim in the area of 32 Avenue O. For reasons unknown, they fired shots at the victim, striking him in the leg. He was taken to Maimonides Hospital.
The NYPD had placed dozens of extra officers in the area over the past few days, and responded in seconds to the incident. Thankfully, both men were apprehended, and confirmed to be the men responsible for the previous robberies.
As YWN has been reporting, there have been at least 7 prior robberies within the confines of the 66 Precinct, 62 Precinct, and 68 Precinct. In all the incidents, the individuals utilized the “D” train and the “N” train in order to move to/or from each incident location.
Between 10:00PM, July 31, 2019 and approximately midnight on August 9th 2019, two individuals approached seven males and displayed a firearm and demanded the victims’ property. In each case, the individuals remove cellular phones, cash, and jewelry.
The locations are as follows:
1: 12th Avenue and 46th Street
2: Front of 1412 55 Street
3: Front of 150 Ocean Parkway
4: Front of 873 61 Street
5: Front of 452 76 street
6: Front of 8126 bay 16 street
7: Front of 1681 65 street