WASHINGTON HEIGHTS — Two gunman broke into an apartment on 176th Street and tied up the victims during a terrifying home invasion robbery earlier this month, cops said.
According to police, the suspects used a gun to force their way into the apartment, near Broadway, on May 6 at 8:15 p.m.
The suspects tied up the victims and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash that was kept in a safe inside the apartment, police said.
The first suspect is between 25 and 30 years old, stands approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 160 pounds. He was wearing a black T-shirt, black pants, black jacket and a black baseball cap.
Police did not have a description of the second suspect.
No surveillance footage was captured of the men, but police distributed a sketch of the first suspect described.
Anyone with information is 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.