Lewis Avenue Robbery – Bed-Stuy’s Most Wanted
72 Lewis Ave
On Monday, August 1, 2011 at approx. 2330 hrs, the victim, F/W/28 was riding her bicycle in the rear of 72 Lewis Avenue in the confines of the 81 precinct when she was approached by two suspects, a M/B/approx. 20′s and a M/H/ approx. 20′s, who grabbed and threw her to the ground and ripped her purse off of her and fled to vicinity of 300 Vernon Ave.
Suspect#1 is described as a M/B/in his 20′s with black hair and dark complexion. Weighing approx. 160-180 lbs, approx. 5’11 to 6′tall. Wearing a white t-shirt, dark colored pants and white sneakers.
Suspect#2 is described as a M/H/in is 20′s with black hair and light complexion. Weighing approx. 180-120 lbs, approx. 5’11 to 6’0 tall. Wearing a green t shirt, dark colored shorts and light colored sneakers.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident, are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
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.
Save Brooklyn Now – Wanted for Robbery on Lewis Ave