armed robbery

Recent Headlines
Jamaica »

Woman Hurls Knife at Man for Touching Her With His Feet, Police Say

The argument erupted at an apartment on 196th Street near 100th Avenue, police said.

Midtown »

Suspect in Rolex Watch Heist Couldn't Tell His Grandma What he Did: Feds

Police arrested Omar Rawlins a few blocks from the robbery with a bag full of watches, the NYPD said.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Pawn Shop Manager Pistol Whipped During Armed Robbery

The robbery took place Friday on Metropolitan Avenue.  

Windsor Terrace »

Armed Robbers Strike Windsor Terrace and Park Slope Businesses, Police Say

Windsor Wine Merchants and Cohen's Optical were both robbed at gunpoint on April 14, police said.

Astoria »

VIDEO: Man Robs T-Mobile Store At Gunpoint, Steals Dozens of iPhones

The robber made off with approximately 50 smartphones and $200 in cash, police and witnesses said.

Mariners Harbor »

Woman Shot During Robbery at Apartment Building, Police Say

A woman was shot during an armed robbery at 35 Holland Ave. Monday night, police said.

Crown Heights »

Ex-Con Arrested for Shooting at 3 People in Crown Heights Robbery Spree

Jovan Frederick, 32, faces attempted murder, assault and robbery charges, police said.

Jamaica »

Armed Robber Shows Off 'Islam' Chest Tattoo During Holdup, Police Say

The suspect begged the clerk not to report him because he said they were both Muslim.

Jamaica »

Jamaica Police Officer Killed in 1971 to Have Street Renamed After Him

The intersection of 91st Avenue and 188th Street will be renamed after Police Officer Kenneth Nugent.

Port Richmond »

Staten Island Convenience Store Robbed at Gunpoint, Police Say

The man stole cash, cellphones, digital cameras and tablets from the store, police said.

Elmhurst »

Boys, 14 and 15, Pistol Whipped Shop Owner During Robbery: Police

Alex Diaz, 15, and Ronald Espinoza, 14, were charged with robbery and assault.

East Harlem »

Target Employee Gives Away $5,000 Worth of Merchandise to Friends

The employee handed out 128 articles of clothing and 22 electronics. 

Crown Heights »

Uber Driver Robbed of Lexus Sedan in Crown Heights Carjacking: Police

Four men robbed the 29-year-old driver near the Weeksville Houses early Monday morning, officials said.

Long Island City »

Muggers Break Man's Eye Socket During Pistol-Whipping in Queens, Police Say

The 22-year-old victim suffered a fractured eye socket, according to the NYPD.

Crown Heights »

Deli Worker Fights Off Armed Robber in Crown Heights, Then Quits Job

The attempted robbery took place at the 3 Star Deli on Saturday night, police said.